Left with no option, hospitals in Delhi forced to use backup stock amid severe oxygen crisis

Credit: IndiaTimes- Published on April 24, 2021
​​​While Fortis Hospital (Shalimar Bagh), presently running on its back up oxygen supply, urged the prime minister, Delhi chief minister and other ministers for "immediate assistance", Saroj Super Speciality, having not received oxygen refill for the past 44 hours, is now advising its patients to shift to other hospitals.

Video credit: ANI
Published on April 24, 2021 -  01:04
Oxygen crisis: Delhi doctor breaks down on camera
Amid second wave of pandemic, Delhi hospitals are facing acute shortage of oxygen. Batra Hospital Medical Director Dr SCL Gupta got emotional while talking to ANI about the oxygen crisis in his hospital. Dr Gupta said, "We are requesting people to take their patients wherever O2 is available. We understand patient is someone's mother, father. If I lose someone close, I'd naturally feel bad."

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