“It is going to give an enormous respite to individuals, who’re searching for oxygen concentrators and strengthen our preparedness towards present and future waves of Covid-19,” chief minister Naveen Patnaik stated after launching the service.
The federal government stated sufferers can e book oxygen concentrators on-line by the state Covid dashboard (https://statedashboard.odisha.gov.in) or straight through URL (https://o2booking.sachetakapp.in). After the reserving, the authorities of the native city native physique will present the oxygen concentrators on the registered tackle of the sufferers.
“As of now there isn’t a scarcity of medical oxygen in our state. The federal government is dedicated to make sure seamless provide of medical oxygen to the sufferers,” a senior authorities officer stated.
Final week, the state authorities acquired the primary consignment of round 1,300 medical-grade oxygen cylinders from China. The cylinders have been sponsored by the ArcelorMittal Nippon Metal (AMNS) India Restricted by its company social accountability (CSR) initiative.
Lately, the chief minister introduced the formation of a activity pressure to additional strengthen the availability logistics of medical oxygen and put together a grasp plan to satisfy the instant requirement throughout the Covid-19 pandemic. Final month, Naveen devoted a liquid medical oxygen plant facility at MKCG Medical School and Hospital at Berhampur.
“We now have been taking steps to strengthen our oxygen administration system by buy of cylinders, institution of common amenities and deployment of liquid medical containers. The federal government can also be establishing oxygen vegetation inside the primary hospitals,” the officer stated.
Aside from strengthening the oxygen administration system for the sufferers contained in the state, the federal government has been supplying oxygen to a number of needy states for the final one month.