scorecardresearch
Follow Us:
Wednesday, June 16, 2021

DU’s SRCC students step forward to contribute in setting up oxygen plants for COVID patients

DU students from SRCC college are joining hands to fight against the deadly coronavirus. They have started an online campaign to raise sufficient funds to make setting up oxygen pants possible.

By: PTI | New Delhi |
Updated: May 24, 2021 10:59:27 am
SRCC students have raised over Rs 3 lakh for Covid patients

Students of the Delhi University’s Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC) have started an online campaign to raise money for setting up an oxygen plant at a COVID care centre here. The students intend to raise Rs 35,00,000 and till now have received over Rs 3.45 lakh for the initiative.

In light of the crisis, the students of Shri Ram College of Commerce have decided to collectively join hands with Doctors For You, an organisation carrying out exemplary work in the field of COVID relief, according to the post made online.

ReadCBSE to train 5 million youth to combat COVID-19 in #Youngwarrior campaign

“Therefore, our primary objective would be to supplement their efforts by funding the establishment of an oxygen plant. We plan to set up an oxygen plant that can produce 150 litres of oxygen per minute and can serve around 20-30 beds at a time. It is to be set up at the Commonwealth Games Centre, which has been converted into a 500-bed free-of-cost Covid-care facility and is primarily handled by Doctors For You,” the online post for the fundraiser read.

📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines

For all the latest Education News, download Indian Express App.

  • The Indian Express website has been rated GREEN for its credibility and trustworthiness by Newsguard, a global service that rates news sources for their journalistic standards.
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement