10 pictures that show how India is gasping for breath
Updated: April 19, 2021 9:34:43 pm
Updated : April 19, 2021 9:34:43 pm
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Several states are facing acute oxygen shortage owing to the rising Covid-19 cases. In pic, workers unload oxygen cylinders from a truck at a hospital in Prayagraj. (PTI Photo)
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A man transports oxygen cylinders in an e-rickshaw in Lucknow on Friday.
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Two men carry oxygen cylinders on a two-wheeler after purchasing it for serious home-quarantined patient.
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Maharashtra, the worst-affected state, is also reeling under shortage of oxygen supply. (Express Photo: Deepak Joshi)
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Patients with oxygen cylinder in an ambulance wait outside the Jumbo Covid Hospital in Pune for admission.
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A COVID-19 patient wearing oxygen mask waits inside an auto ricksha to be attended and admitted to a dedicated COVID-19 government hospital in Ahmedabad, Saturday, April 17, 2021. (AP Photo)
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Workers use a bed to transport empty oxygen cylinders to a filling station at a COVID-19 hospital, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Ahmedabad. (REUTERS Photo)
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A man carries a cylinder filled with medical oxygen after refilling at a plant, as coronavirus cases surge across the country, in Prayagraj. (PTI Photo)
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Rickshaw drivers hold oxygen cylinders outside a private refilling station, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in New Delhi. (REUTERS Photo)
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At Kamboli, Railways gearing up to transport Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) and oxygen cylinders to different parts of the country as different states grapple with Covid surge and the resultant shortage of oxygen supply.