In order to kill the shortage of the oxygen in the covid designated hospitals of Jammu and Kashmir, the authorities are trying to make functional many oxygen plants so that the supply chain is not broken.
For this purpose DC recently visited hospitals to see for himself what is happening on the ground and what preparations for combating the growing rush of patients are.
In one of such visits DC was informed that 1000 lpm capacity Oxygen Generation Plant has been made functional recently in addition to 350 lpm oxygen plant to cater the demand of the hospital.
He was also informed that work on the 625 lpm oxygen generation plant is going on and shall be completed within a few days to further augment the oxygen generation capacity in the hospital.
He directed the concerned to ensure effective functioning of oxygen plants so that patients do not suffer. He also directed them to work in double shifts to make a new oxygen plant of 625 lpm capacity functional within 5 days.
He also inspected other facilities being made available to patients and directed for further improving the health care facilities in the hospital.