A flight carrying 282 oxygen cylinders, 60 oxygen concentrators, ventilators, and different medical provides arrived right this moment from Kuwait.
“Today, a ship departs from Al-Shuaiba Port for India carrying three tanks, each with a capacity of 25 metric tonnes, with a total of 75 metric tonnes, and 1,000 gas cylinders with a capacity of 40 litres and other relief material,” Kuwait’s Ambassador to India, mentioned.
Shipments additionally arrived on the Mundra Port from the UAE, which included tankers liquid oxygen.
“Further consolidating our Comprehensive Strategic Partnership. 7 ISO tankers with 20 MT Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) every arrive at Mundra Port (India). First such cargo of LMO to India. Deeply worth the support from UAE. Will assist increase oxygen availability,” tweeted the Ministry of External Affairs Spokesperson Arindam Bagchi.
He additionally introduced the arrival of the fifth in a collection of consignments carrying medical gear that arrived from the US. The newest one carried 545 oxygen concentrators.
The US Department of Defense has mentioned that the ultimate two flights of COVID-19 assist slated for India have been delayed because of upkeep points and can attain by Wednesday.
The White House had introduced that the US might be delivering medical provides price over $100 million within the coming days to India. Meanwhile, one other set of provides arrived in Chennai on Tuesday from the UK.