There are 57 lakh people in Delhi in the 45 plus age group and of them, 27 lakh have been given the first dose of the vaccine while 30 lakh are yet to get the jab, Kejriwal said in an online briefing.
However, the Karnataka government has recently passed an order saying no individual is allowed to refill cylinders, proving to be a problem for Yatish Babu's service.
According to a contract agency, workers and labourers have not been present in full strength at most of the work sites.
Under the langar, five-litre oxygen concentrators are provided to the needy of the city free of cost for a limited period on a returnable basis.
Even as the total number of infections jumped past 14.75 lakh, the active cases remained over 2.11 lakh.
Bonigi Anandaiah, who is offering the treatment and a camp organiser, said the rush of people to his camp was increasing by the day, and that 20,000 people had already been distributed the medicines.
With an exponential rise in COVID-19 cases across the country, there has been an unprecedented spur in the demand for plasma which many experts believe to have done more harm than good.
Jogeswara Rao, 48, a native of Badvel town tested positive for the virus and with his condition turning critical, his family members hired a private ambulance to shift him to Kadapa for treatment.
From Monday midnight, all flights will be handled at the T3 terminal only as the number of flights have reduced significantly due to the second wave of the COVID-19, the airport authorities stated.
In a press release issued, the collector said Covid patients are being treated by expert doctors at seven Covid Care Centress in the district.
The officials also said criminal cases were booked against 46 private hospitals for violating the government norms.
Active cases in the State increased to 2,07,467 with East Godavari leading the table with 28,723 active cases, followed by Chittoor with 22,916 active cases and Visakhapatnam with 20,431 cases.
The food, cooked in hygienic conditions and once packaged, is delivered at the patients’ residence by two youths.
Based on the space available in the temple buildings, beds have been arranged to treat COVID-19 patients and doctors will monitor their activities round the clock.
Delhi is facing an unprecedented crisis and timely vaccination of all the eligible beneficiaries will help control the pandemic, Dr Rana said.