2 die while cleaning tank at starch factory in West Godavari

While cleaning, Dama reportedly slipped off the staircase and fell nine feet deep inside the tank. The other two went in to rescue Dama, and all three fell unconscious due to lack of sufficient oxygen

published on : 5th August 2022

Government failed to check oxygen, remdesivir black-marketing; gave wrong Covid death figures: Opposition

Congress member Ranjeet Ranjan said several people succumbed to the Black Fungus infection caused due to the use of water in oxygen cylinders which was not fit for humans.

published on : 23rd July 2022

Startup in Bengal develops a device to produce oxygen from water

The machine is nothing but a “deep science innovation that generates oxygen which is 3.5 times purer than that one normally gets from a concentrator”.

published on : 24th June 2022

GB Pant Hospital’s first oxygen plant to support 750 beds

The plant will cater to 750 beds in the hospital which is a super-specialty tertiary care centre. 

published on : 14th June 2022

Year after oxygen tragedy in Chamarajanagar, kin of 12 victims yet to get relief

A year after the oxygen tragedy that killed 36 patients at the Chamarajanagar District Hospital that drew the attention of the nation, the victims are still running from pillar to post seeking justice

published on : 4th May 2022

Full-fledged park being readied underneath flyover at LB Nagar in Hyderabad

The Urban Biodiversity wing of GHMC is developing the park while civil works are being taken up by GHMC Engineering wing.

published on : 28th April 2022

Gradual rise in number of patients in ICU and on oxygen support in Delhi 

As per the bulletin released by Delhi government’s health department on Friday, the number of patients on oxygen support has also increased and 23 were occupying such beds.

published on : 23rd April 2022

Free Clinic on Wheels’ initiative in Bangalore by Parikrama-Indiassetz 

The Prana Mobile Units will serve underprivileged communities in Bengaluru, spanning 110 slums and covering a population of 20000.

published on : 19th April 2022

Water quality of two Ganga stretches improved, of bathing standard now: Official

The water quality of the Ganga is assessed in accordance with the primary water quality standard for outdoor bathing, which is when the BOD is less than 3 mg per litre, along with other factors.

published on : 12th March 2022

Weirs help improve drain water quality in Yamuna: Officials

The minister said the department is focusing on solving the problem of polluted drains flowing directly into the Yamuna River, which will lead to its cleaning. 

published on : 28th February 2022

State’s urban parks impress CAMPA officials

The officials visited oxygen parks, urban forest parks and the ORR lines to see the various ways in which the Telangana government had utilised the CAMPA funds.

published on : 27th February 2022

KC Gen Hospital gets 1K litre oxygen plant

Health Minister K Sudhakar on Tuesday inaugurated a 1,000 litre per minute PSA (Pressure Swing Adsorption) oxygen plant at KC General Hospital.

published on : 23rd February 2022

Vehicles carrying hazardous goods to be equipped with tracking devices: Govt

Vehicles, carrying any dangerous or hazardous goods, argon, nitrogen, oxygen, etc, are to be equipped with or fitted with approved vehicle tracking system devices.

published on : 16th February 2022

Health Minister Harish Rao announces new oxygen plant to tackle state requirements

The plant will enhance the oxygen generation capacity in the state from the present 300 MT to 500 MT.

published on : 30th January 2022

Oxygen plant with 220 MT production capacity launched

Stating that oxygen infrastructure has improved in the state, Jagan said his government has readied 24,000 oxygen beds, and nearly 300 tons of oxygen is being produced every day. 

published on : 28th January 2022

Govt relaxes deadline for re-export of containers used for oxygen transport 

The customs department has given time till September 30 for the re-export of high-quality containers which have been imported for efficient transportation of liquid medical oxygen.

published on : 23rd January 2022

10 oxygen plants set up in Kurnool govt hospitals

As cases have begun to spike, Kurnool district administration has now turned its focus towards arranging sufficient oxygen supply for Covid patients.

published on : 20th January 2022

Andhra Pradesh to revive Oxygen war rooms as Covid cases spike

To include facilities to coordinate with manufacturers, Centre, Railways, states to ensure uninterrupted oxygen supply

published on : 14th January 2022

Andhra Pradesh CM YS Jagan inaugurates 144 oxygen plants in government hospitals

New facilities can produce 44,000 litres of oxygen per minute; State now has oxygen plants at 247 locations, thereby achieving self-sufficiency, says Chief Minister

published on : 11th January 2022

Tamil Nadu’s Covid bed occupancy on a rise as cases surge

Two weeks’ data show more non-oxygen beds in use compared to oxygenated and ICU beds

published on : 10th January 2022
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