Govt to supply around 17,000 MT of oxygen to states worst-hit by Covid-19

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The govt on Friday said that it will supply 17,092 MT of medical oxygen in a dozen states where the virus is surging, including Maharashtra and capital city of Delhi. The announcement was made post a meeting held by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to ensure an adequate oxygen supply for Covid patients in the country.

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COVID lockdown: 'Migrants in dilemma,' reports Ranchi's govt control room
The country is reeling under second wave of COVID-19 pandemic. Restrictions have been imposed differently in several states. Amid this, government control room set up in Ranchi for counselling migrant labourers has reported an increase in queries as migrants are in dilemma. Control room head, Shika Pankaj informed ANI that migrants are not sure about coming to their hometown or staying back amid restrictions in several states. "The fear in them is evident but they are not able to take a decision," Shika added.

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