Singapore deploys aircraft to rush oxygen cylinders to India
To pace up supply, Singapore has deployed two of its Air Force aircraft to transport oxygen cylinders and different crucial provides that can arrive in India afterward Wednesday.
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“Last year, India helped the world and Singapore by exporting essential medicines and supplies. Now we stand with India as you fight COVID. Singapore Minister Maliki Osman flagged off two of RSAF’s C-130s, arriving in India today with 256 oxygen cylinders to support last mile oxygen delivery,” Singapore High Commission in India stated on Twitter.
In the previous few days, Indian Air Force (IAF) C-17 aircraft have airlifted cryogenic oxygen cylinders from Singapore in addition to different nations to India as a part of industrial agreements for emergency oxygen provides.
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“Dear friends from media and beyond. Thank you for all the kind words and support. Motivation for us to better each day. 7511 concentrators, 516 BiPAPs, 256 cylinders, eight tanks and other supplies facilitated to date. More to come,” Simon Wong, Singapore High Commissioner in India, stated in a Twitter put up.
Around 15 nations are speeding crucial emergency medical tools to allow India counter a fast surge in COVID-19 within the lethal second wave.