No Scarcity, India Producing Over 6,900 Metric Tonne Oxygen: Well being Ministry

No Shortage, India Producing Over 6,900 Metric Tonne Oxygen Health MinistryOxygen help is among the key medical procedures within the remedy of coronavirus sufferers

Highlights

India wants 2,800 metric tonne of oxygen for well being use each day: Authorities2,200 metric tonne of oxygen is required for industrial use: Well being MinistryIndia has a surplus of 1,900 metric tonne of oxygen: Well being Ministry

New Delhi: India’s capability to provide oxygen is barely greater than 6,900 metric tonne, stated Rajesh Bhushan, Secretary, Union Well being Ministry on Tuesday (September 15), including that there isn’t a scarcity of oxygen within the nation. Oxygen help is among the key medical procedures within the remedy of coronavirus sufferers. Over six per cent of sufferers battling with the pathogen presently require oxygen, based on the Ministry.

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“Right now’s capability for manufacturing of oxygen is barely greater than 6,900 metric tonne. If we take a look at the as we speak’s morning information, three.69 per cent of complete COVID-19 sufferers have been on oxygen help, 2.17 per cent have been on ICU beds with oxygen, zero.36 per cent sufferers have been on ventilator help with oxygen. Therefore greater than 6 per cent COVID-19 sufferers have been on oxygen help,” Mr Bhushan stated whereas replying to a query on oxygen provide for sufferers affected by the novel coronavirus.

Now we have a each day requirement of two,800 metric tonne for COVID and non-COVID well being use and a couple of,200 metric tonne for industrial use. So, we require a complete of 5,000 metric tonne per day. Now we have a surplus of 1,900 metric tonne. There is no such thing as a scarcity of oxygen, he added.

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Mr Bhushan stated that issues happen when there isn’t a stock administration at a facility-level.

Every state wants to make sure correct stock administration in order that oxygen might be replenished in time. States ought to search the Centre’s assist in the event that they face any downside. A management room must be established by states to watch oxygen cylinders, he added.

On Monday (September 15), the Centre had directed 29 States together with Union Territories to keep up efficient coordination with metal crops for oxygen procurement since metal crops present roughly 550 MT/day oxygen along with oxygen producers who present 6,400 MT/day.

In response to the Well being Ministry, states have to make sure ample oxygen availability in all healthcare services in these states and unrestricted intra in addition to the interstate motion of oxygen.

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Mr Bhushan has additionally directed the state authorities to make sure facility smart/hospital smart oxygen stock administration and advance planning for well timed replenishment in order that there isn’t a stockout.

The union authorities has additionally suggested states to make sure that no restrictions are imposed on the motion of medical oxygen between states/UTs and make sure the provision of “Inexperienced Hall” for Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) tankers throughout the cities, stated the Well being Ministry in an announcement.

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“States have been requested to do real-time monitoring of cryogenic tankers used to produce oxygen and to repurpose Argon and Nitrogen carrying tankers to extend the variety of oxygen provider automobiles. Guarantee well timed fee of the due payments to the producers and provider to keep up uninterrupted provide of oxygen. Enhance energy provide infrastructure and guarantee uninterrupted provide to Oxygen Manufacturing Items,” the federal government stated. The Centre stated that the hospitals had to enhance storage capability and determine MSME models whose storage capability can be utilized to retailer oxygen.

Undertake Oxygen Consumption Audit, guarantee solely circumstances requiring medical oxygenation are administered with oxygen and forestall leakages because of negligence of hospital employees and guarantee correct disinfection of oxygen cylinders as per protocols whereas sending cylinders to fillers of oxygen.

The federal government additionally suggested states to expedite the method of grant of licenses to provide medical oxygen to these already producing industrial oxygen.

India’s COVID-19 case rely crossed the 49-lakh mark on Tuesday. A complete of 49,30,237 circumstances have been reported within the nation together with 9,90,zero61 energetic circumstances, 38,59,400 cured/discharged/migrated sufferers and 80,776 deaths.

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World

2,92,74,397Instances

84,91,706Energetic

1,98,54,392Recovered

9,28,299Deaths

Coronavirus has unfold to 188 nations. The whole confirmed circumstances worldwide are 2,92,74,397 and 9,28,299 have died; 84,91,706 are energetic circumstances and 1,98,54,392 have recovered as on September 15, 2020 at three:51 am.

India

49,30,236 83809Instances

9,90,zero61 3463Energetic

38,59,399 79292Recovered

80,776 1054Deaths

In India, there are 49,30,236 confirmed circumstances together with 80,776 deaths. The variety of energetic circumstances is 9,90,zero61 and 38,59,399 have recovered as on September 15, 2020 at 2:30 am.

State & District Particulars

State

Instances

Energetic

Recovered

Deaths

Maharashtra

DistrictInstances

Akola757

Aurangabad1974

Dhule228

Jalgaon1039

Mumbai45478

Mumbai Suburban5363

Nagpur692

Nashik1575

Palghar1421

Pune9920

Satara629

Solapur1291

Thane13660

Yavatmal150

Ahmednagar190

Amravati291

Beed54

Bhandara41

Buldhana88

Chandrapur32

Hingoli208

Jalna201

Kolhapur646

Latur139

Nanded176

Nandurbar42

Parbhani78

Raigad1462

Ratnagiri350

Sangli145

Gadchiroli42

gondia69

Osmanabad125

Sindhudurg114

Wardha11

Washim13

1077374 17066

291630 914

755850 15789

29894 363

Andhra Pradesh

DistrictInstances

Chittoor319

Guntur511

Krishna557

Kurnool795

Sri Potti Sriramulu Nell*296

Anantapur428

East Godavari356

Prakasam104

Srikakulam183

Visakhapatnam103

West Godavari199

Y.S.R.205

Vizianagaram23

575079 7956

93204

476903 9764

4972 60

Karnataka

DistrictInstances

Bengaluru Rural40

Bengaluru City529

Mysuru107

Bagalkote103

Ballari60

Belagavi337

Bidar219

Chikkaballapura149

Dakshina Kannada179

Dharwad61

Gadag45

Kalaburagi669

Mandya346

Tumakuru36

Uttara Kannada95

Vijayapura201

Chamarajanagarazero

Chikkamagaluru19

Chitradurga14

Davangere204

Hassan205

Haveri24

Kodagufour

Kolar29

Koppal5

Raichur369

Ramanagarathree

Shivamogga67

Udupi1176

Yadgir538

467689 8244

98482

361823 8865

7384 119

Goa

DistrictInstances

North Goa57

South Goa69

24898 306

4946

19648 519

304 14

Tamil Nadu

DistrictInstances

Chengalpattu1314

Chennai23324

Kanchipuram503

Madurai322

Namakkal83

Ranipet133

Thanjavur130

Thiruvallur774

Thiruvarur67

Tiruppur116

Vellore71

Virudhunagar185

Ariyalur444

Coimbatore188

Cuddalore477

Dharmapuri15

Dindigul175

Erode75

Kallakurichi324

Kanniyakumari110

Karur88

Nagapattinam99

Perambalur133

Pudukkottai53

Ramanathapuram119

Salem258

Sivaganga46

Tenkasi103

The Nilgiris17

Theni129

Tiruchirappalli119

Tirunelveli433

Tirupathur45

Tiruvannamalai496

Tuticorin333

Villupuram509

Krishnagiri43

508511 5752

46912

453165 5799

8434 53

Kerala

DistrictInstances

Kannur357

Kottayam73

Alappuzha76

Idukki40

Kasaragod333

Kollam118

Kozhikode90

Malappuram119

Palakkad224

Pathanamthitta98

Thiruvananthapuram104

Thrissur106

Ernakulam60

Wayanad36

110818 2540

30555 415

79809 2110

454 15

Chhattisgarh

DistrictInstances

Raipur46

Korba100

Balod41

Baloda Bazar85

Balrampur17

Bastar2

Bemetara21

Bijapur2

Bilaspur100

Dantewadazero

Dhamtari6

Durg31

Gariyaband10

Janjgir-Champa56

Jashpur77

Kabirdham52

Kanker19

Kondagaonzero

Korea39

Mahasamund54

Mungeli87

Narayanpurzero

Raigarh47

Rajnandgaon52

Sukmazero

Surajpur9

Surguja14

67327 3336

33645 2140

33109 1178

573 18

Telangana

DistrictInstances

Hyderabad2475

MedchalMalkajgiri75

Ranga Reddy183

Suryapet87

Vikarabad40

Warangal City32

Adilabad22

Jagitial77

Jangoaneight

Jayashankar Bhupalapally9

Jogulamba Gadwal40

Kamareddy11

Karimnagar17

Khammam26

Kumuram Bheem Asifabadeight

Mahabubnagar30

Mancherial43

Medak11

Nalgonda33

Narayanpetthree

Nirmal21

Nizamabad76

RajannaSircilla16

Sangareddy26

Bhadradri Kothagudem5

Mahabubabad10

Muluguthree

Nagarkurnooleight

Peddapalli5

Siddipet7

Wanaparthy1

Warangal Ruralfour

YadadriBhuvanagiri40

160571 2058

30400

129187 2180

984 10

Odisha

DistrictInstances

Baleshwar190

Bhadrak137

Jajapur322

Dhenkanal36

Kalahandi33

Kendrapara164

Khordha238

Koraput16

Sundargarh102

Anugul26

Balangir129

Bargarh16

Boudh34

Cuttack155

Deogarh33

Gajapati61

Ganjam581

Jagatsinghapur91

Jharsugudaeight

Kandhamal28

Kendujhar34

Malkangiri20

Mayurbhanj73

Nabarangpur2

Nayagarh86

Nuapada69

Puri103

Rayagada2

Sambalpur16

Sonepur29

155005 4198

32344 805

122024 3382

637 11

Madhya Pradesh

DistrictInstances

Barwani60

Bhopal1880

Dewas140

Dhar132

East Nimar266

Gwalior211

Indore3839

Jabalpur276

Ujjain799

Agar Malwa15

Alirajpurthree

Betul35

Burhanpur351

Chhindwara16

Dindori29

Hardafour

Hoshangabad37

Khargone196

Mandsaur112

Morena109

Raisen71

Ratlam51

Sagar228

Shajapur39

Shandol14

Sheopur26

Tikamgarh18

Vidisha37

Anuppur22

Ashoknagar13

Balaghat9

Bhind87

Chhatarpur35

Damoh26

Datia12

Gunaeight

Jhabua14

Katnithree

Mandla15

Narsinghpur17

Neemuch319

Niwarizero

Panna20

Rajgarh31

Rewa39

Satna24

Sehore12

Seoni2

Shivpuri15

Sidhi17

Singrauli13

Umaria10

90730 2483

21228 741

67711 1713

1791 29

Gujarat

DistrictInstances

Ahmadabad17125

Anand107

Arvalli134

Banas Kantha147

Bhavnagar146

Gandhinagar410

PanchMahals107

Surat2311

Vadodara1555

Bharuch56

Botad55

Chhotaudepur37

Dang5

Dohad43

GirSomnath45

Jamnagar63

Kachchh99

Kheda98

Mahesana159

Mahisagar125

Narmada25

Naysari35

Patan105

Rajkot135

SabarKantha101

Surendranagar55

Tapi6

Valsad47

Amreli16

DevbhumiDwarka22

Junagadh31

Morbifour

Porbandar11

114834 1334

16469 62

95138 1255

3227 17

Rajasthan

DistrictInstances

Ajmer379

Banswara91

Bharatpur563

Jaipur2177

Jhalawar329

Jodhpur1748

Kota503

Nagaur500

Alwar90

Barmer34

Bhilwara250

Bikaner112

Chittorgarh188

Churu81

Dausa61

Dholpur60

Dungarpur374

Hanumangarh31

Jaisalmer53

Jhunjhunu64

Karauli17

Pali352

Rajsamand140

SawaiMadhopur26

Sikar231

Tonk171

Udaipur724

Baran59

Bundi5

Ganganagareight

Jalore164

Pratapgarh14

Sirohi130

104138 1730

16726 72

86162 1644

1250 14

Haryana

DistrictInstances

Faridabad867

Sonipat404

Ambala93

Bhiwani60

CharkiDadri43

Fatehabad38

Gurugram2950

Hisar98

Jhajjar114

Jind38

Kaithal48

Karnal104

Kurukshetra55

Nuh68

Palwal120

Panchkula39

Panipat78

Rohtak145

Sirsa50

Yamunanagar19

Mahendragarh47

Rewari56

96129 2488

20417 338

74712 2125

1000 25

Uttar Pradesh

DistrictInstances

Agra933

Aligarh215

Amroha80

Bareilly17

Bijnor157

Bulandshahr166

Firozabad190

Gautam Buddha Nagar1119

Kanpur Nagar286

Lucknow386

Mathura129

Meerut504

Moradabad252

Muzaffarnagar117

Rae Bareli78

Rampur203

Saharanpur298

Sant Kabeer Nagar132

Varanasi243

Auraiya37

Ayodhya120

Azamgarh138

Baghpat68

Bahraich73

Balrampur49

Banda27

Basti214

Bhadohi60

Budaun23

Etah52

Etawah46

Ghaziabad794

Ghazipur159

Gonda59

Gorakhpur166

Hapur225

Hardoi49

Jalaun41

Jaunpur194

Jhansi41

Kannauj69

Kasganj16

Kaushambi6

Mainpuri46

Mau48

Mirzapur22

Pilibhit15

Pratapgarh15

Prayagraj30

Sambhal116

Shamli40

Shravasti23

Sitapur32

Sultanpur97

Unnao42

Ambedkar Nagar92

Amethi206

Ballia60

Barabanki168

Chandauli38

Chitrakootfour

Deoria143

Farrukhabad36

Fatehpurthree

Hamirpurthree

Hathras43

Kanpur Dehatfour

Kheri72

Kushi Nagar67

Lalitpurthree

Maharajganj85

Mahobathree

Shahjahanpur25

Siddharth Nagar159

Sonbhadra10

317195 5159

67287

245417 5932

4491 62

Delhi

DistrictInstances

Central4817

East2472

New Delhi3405

North3059

North East1914

North West5463

Shahdara1580

South2329

South East2446

South West2391

West4768

221533 3229

28641

188122 3374

4770 26

Assam

DistrictInstances

Dhubri30

Goalpara19

Marigaon50

Baksa14

Barpeta28

Biswanath16

Bongaigaon12

Cachar80

Charaideo29

Chirang6

Darrang20

Dhemaji47

Dibrugarh61

Dima Hasao86

Golaghat203

Hailakandi57

Hojai89

Jorhat24

Kamrup42

Kamrup Metro276

KarbiAnglong13

Karimganj85

Kokrajhar37

Lakhimpur57

Majuli2

Nagaon143

Nalbari23

Sivasagar20

Sonitpur27

South SalmaraMancacharfour

Tinsukia84

Udalguri28

West KarbiAnglong5

144166 2403

28630 469

115054 1921

482 13

Sikkim

DistrictInstances

East Districtthree

North Districtzero

South Districtthree

West Districtzero

2119 33

582 15

1521 16

16 2

Bihar

DistrictInstances

Buxar134

Gaya115

Munger188

Patna279

Rohtas256

Arwal52

Aurangabad75

Banka134

Begusarai243

Bhagalpur266

Bhojpur103

Darbhanga143

Gopalganj123

Jehanabad178

Kaimur (bhabua)105

Lakhisarai72

Madhepura82

Madhubani199

Nalanda123

Nawada122

PurbiChamparan138

Purnia135

Saran101

Siwan139

Vaishali87

Araria68

Jamui47

Katihar175

Khagaria253

Kishanganj75

Muzaffarpur96

Pashchim Champaran57

Saharsa88

Samastipur139

Sheikhpura118

Sheohar20

Sitamarhi73

Supaul87

160366 2081

13975

145560 2210

831 9

West Bengal

DistrictInstances

24 Paraganas North1031

24 Paraganas South281

Darjeeling97

Howrah1435

Jalpaiguri88

Kalimpong18

Kolkata2777

Maldah235

Medinipur East153

Medinipur West159

Hooghly604

Murshidabad125

Nadia139

Paschim Bardhaman70

Purba Bardhaman130

Alipurduar39

Bankura116

Birbhum206

Coochbehar210

Dinajpur Dakshin50

Dinajpur Uttar216

Jhargram9

Purulia66

205919 3211

23693 69

178223 3084

4003 58

Andaman And Nicobar Islands

DistrictInstances

South Andamans33

Nicobars1

North And Center Andaman1

3557 11

227

3278 35

52 1

Puducherry

DistrictInstances

Pondicherry111

Karaikal2

Mahefour

Yanamzero

20226 393

4805

15027 457

394 9

Arunachal Pradesh

DistrictInstances

Anjawzero

Changlang31

Dibang Valleyzero

East Kamengzero

East Siang1

Kamlezero

KraDaadizero

KurungKumeyzero

Leparadazero

Lohitthree

Longdingzero

Decrease Dibang Valleyzero

Decrease Siangzero

Decrease Subansirizero

Namsai2

PakkeKessang1

Papum Pareeight

Shi Yomizero

Siangzero

Tawang1

Tirapzero

Higher Siang1

Higher Subansirizero

West Kamengzero

West Siang1

6298 177

1756 24

4531 152

11 1

Nagaland

DistrictInstances

Dimapur20

Kiphirethree

Kohima7

Longlengzero

Mokokchungzero

Moneight

Peren2

Phek1

Tuensangthree

Wokhazero

Zunhebotozero

5214 131

1289 117

3915 14

10

Dadra And Nagar Haveli

DistrictInstances

Dadra And Nagar Haveli20

2763 18

248

2513 25

2

Jharkhand

DistrictInstances

Ranchi148

Bokaro16

Deoghar5

Dhanbad32

Garhwa80

Giridih19

Hazaribagh110

Jamtara2

Koderma58

Simdega48

Chatra1

Dumka5

East Singhbum170

Godda2

Gumla28

Khunti10

Latehar14

Lohardagaeight

Pakurfour

Palamu27

Ramgarh75

Sahebganjzero

SaraikelaKharsawan20

West Singhbhum21

62737 1263

14064

48112 1529

561 6

Tripura

DistrictInstances

Gomati74

North Tripura14

Dhalai196

Khowai24

Sepahijala174

South Tripura53

Unakoti49

West Tripura45

19696 531

7564 135

11925 389

207 7

Ladakh

DistrictInstances

Kargil77

LehLadakh43

3419 74

903 34

2475 39

41 1

Jammu And Kashmir

DistrictInstances

Anantnag395

Bandipora175

Shopian255

Srinagar300

Baramulla271

Budgam110

Ganderbal37

Jammu138

Kathua53

Kulgam295

Kupwara231

Rajouri39

Ramban151

Reasi26

Samba25

Udhampur155

Mirpurzero

Muzaffarabadzero

Doda27

Kishtwar10

Poonch35

Pulwama108

55325 1229

18049 568

36381 644

895 17

Himachal Pradesh

DistrictInstances

Chamba29

Hamirpur117

Kangra105

Sirmaur11

Solan32

Una41

Bilaspur21

Kinnaur2

Kullufour

Lahaul And Spitizero

Mandi21

Shimla10

9923 368

3659 295

6182 68

82 5

Punjab

DistrictInstances

Jalandhar297

Ludhiana293

Patiala132

Amritsar485

Barnala25

Faridkot74

Firozepur50

Gurdaspur154

Hoshiarpur140

Kapurthala44

Mansa31

Moga65

Pathankot86

S.A.S Nagar137

Sangrur107

Shahid Bhagat Singh Nagar (Nawanshahr)99

Sri Muktsar Sahib71

Tarn Taran163

Bathinda60

Fatehgarh Sahib57

Fazilka53

Rupnagar (Ropar)74

82113 2434

20690 903

58999 1463

2424 68

Uttarakhand

DistrictInstances

Haridwar94

Dehradun370

Nainital323

Almora71

Bageshwar31

Chamoli36

Champawat45

PauriGarhwal36

Pithoragarh43

Rudraprayag30

Tehri Garhwal110

Udam Singh Nagar83

Uttar Kashi24

33016 1043

10374

22213 1173

429 15

Manipur

DistrictInstances

Bishnupur7

Chandel5

Churachandpur32

Imphal East10

Imphal West21

Jiribamthree

Kakching2

Kamjong5

Kangpokpi26

Noney1

Pherzawlthree

Senapati6

Tamenglong2

Tengnoupal9

Thoubal18

Ukhrulfour

7971 96

1585

6340 149

46

Chandigarh

DistrictInstances

Chandigarh313

8245 254

2847 119

5300 130

98 5

Meghalaya

DistrictInstances

East Khasi Hills22

East Garo Hillszero

East Jaintia Hillszero

North Garo Hills1

Ribhoizero

South Garo Hillszero

South West Garo Hillsfour

South West Khasi Hillszero

West Garo Hills5

West Jaintia Hills1

West Khasi Hills1

3864 140

1686 63

2151 76

27 1

Mizoram

DistrictInstances

Aizawl10

Champhaizero

Hnahthialzero

Khawzawlzero

Kolasib11

Lawngtlai2

Lunglei2

Mamiteight

Saihazero

Saitual1

Serchhipzero

1468 40

549

919 89

zero

Lakshadweep

DistrictInstances

Lakshadweep Districtzero

zero

zero

zero

zero

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