850 oxygen plants being set up in various districts from PM Cares: DRDO chief

During the peak of the second wave of coronavirus in April and May, India reported a severe medical oxygen supply crisis.

published on : 14th June 2021

Centre supplies over 1,400 ventilators to Telangana: Union Minister

Since independence, until the past eight months the country had only 19,000 ventilators and depended on imports.

published on : 21st May 2021

Plea in SC for making PM CARES FUND party in case on COVID-19 management

On March 28, last year, the Centre had set up the PM CARES Fund with the primary objective to deal with any kind of emergency situation like the one currently posed by the COVID-19 outbreak.

published on : 19th May 2021

Activist Saket Gokhale files plea in SC seeking PM Cares Fund details, links with Centre

His petition also sought a direction to furnish the details about PM Cares Funds allocated and progress made towards COVID-19 relief and the status of the sanctioned projects.

published on : 19th May 2021

COVID-19: 'Faulty ventilators not a topic for politics', says ex-Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis

Fadnavis said that Maharashtra has got nearly 5,000 ventilators through PM CARES fund and many of them were kept packed for nearly four months.

published on : 17th May 2021

PM CARES Fund approves Rs 322.5 crore for 1.5 lakh units of DRDO's oxygen supply system

This system was developed by drdo'S Defence Bio-Engineering & Electro Medical Laboratory, Bengaluru, for soldiers posted at extreme high-altitude areas.

published on : 12th May 2021

AAP government bought no ventilators last year, using those provided under PM-CARES: Delhi BJP

Addressing a press conference here, BJP leader Meenakshi Lekhi alleged that the Delhi government did not increase the number of ICU beds either.

published on : 11th May 2021

67 new ventilators lying unused at COVID isolation ward in UP's Firozabad

Chief Medical Superintendent Dr Alok Kumar Sharma said that last year, the medical college had got 96 ventilators under the PM-CARES Fund, and in all there are 114 ventilators available.

published on : 9th May 2021

Govt to procure 1 lakh portable oxygen concentrators from PM Cares Fund: Prime Minister Modi

The PMO said in a statement that the oxygen concentrators and the new PSA plants will greatly augment the supply of oxygen near the demand clusters.

published on : 28th April 2021

DRDO to set up 500 Medical Oxygen Plants within 3 months under PM CARES fund

Each such plant can cater to 190 patients at a flow rate of 5 LPM and charge 195 cylinders per day.

published on : 28th April 2021

COVID-19: Dalai Lama makes contribution to PM-CARES Fund to mark solidarity with India

The Dalai Lama said that he has been "following the continuing challenge that the COVID-19 pandemic has been posing across the world, including in India, with concern".

published on : 28th April 2021

Dalai Lama contributes to PM-CARES Fund to strengthen India's fight against COVID-19

Dalai Lama announced to make a contribution to the PM-CARES Fund to strengthen India's fight against the alarming COVID-19 surge.

published on : 27th April 2021

Oxygen generation plants being installed using PM Cares Fund

The site readiness of these hospitals was delayed by the Delhi government despite weekly reviews with them since November 2020, they claimed.

published on : 26th April 2021

47 UP districts to get oxygen plants under PM CARES fund for COVID-19 patients

UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath thanked the Centre for the step, and said that the move will prove to be a milestone regarding uninterrupted supply of medical oxygen.

published on : 25th April 2021

551 oxygen generation plants to be set up in govt hospitals through PM Cares Fund: PMO

These dedicated plants will be established in identified government hospitals in district headquarters in various states and UTs, and their procurement will be done through Health ministry.

published on : 25th April 2021
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