The oxygen plants would be dispatched by the supplier shortly and the plants will be commissioned by the end of May, 2021, Principal Secretary Health and Medical Education Pawan Kotwal said.
The number of active cases in Ladakh stand at 1,703 which includes 1,601 cases in Leh district and 102 cases in Kargil district, they said.
The Council of Scientific and Industrial Research-Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine (CSIR-IIIM) in Jammu provided the equipment.
At a distance of five Kilometres from North Pullu towards Khardung La Top, three vehicles were stranded between snow slides and one vehicle had overturned.
There has been no visible forward movement at the latest round of military talks between the two countries early this month.
There are around 50,000 troops with arms and equipment, including the armoured vehicle, artillery guns and missiles, deployed along the LAC in a tense standoff which even saw deadly clashes.
Citing media reports that China has refused to pull back its troops from Hot Springs, Gogra and Depsang, Congress senior spokesperson Ajay Maken asked the government to come clean on the issue.
As a result of a series of military and diplomatic talks, India and China completed withdrawal of troops and weapons from the North and South banks of Pangong lake in February.
India shoud adhere to the relevant agreements between the two armies and move towards the same direction as the Chinese side to jointly maintain peace, PLA spokesperson said.
However, during the detailed discussion, the two sides highlighted that the way to de-escalation is disengagement along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in other areas of Eastern Ladakh.
A meeting between the Corps Commanders of India and China to discuss further disengagement along the LAC in Ladakh went on till late Friday.
The 10th round of the military dialogue took place on February 20, two days after both militaries concluded the withdrawal of troops and weapons from the North and South banks of the Pangong lake.
China on Thursday said that India’s proposal of restoring status quo ante of April 2020 in Eastern Ladakh may come up for discussion when the representatives of the two countries meet.
China says India's proposal of restoring status quo of April 2020 in eastern Ladakh could be discussed
Last week, India hoped that China will work with it to ensure disengagement of troops in remaining areas of eastern Ladakh at the earliest.
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