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Billionaire businessman Vinod Khosla pledges $10 million for oxygen supplies to Indian hospitals

Indian-American billionaire businessman Vinod Khosla pledged $10 million for the availability of medical oxygen to hospitals in India.

That is in continuation with the Solar Microsystems co-founder’s efforts to fund hospitals for oxygen provides amid a surge in Covid circumstances within the nation.

Taking to Twitter on Sunday, he stated there was a necessity to save lots of lives as additional delay might find yourself in additional deaths.

“For @GiveIndia this isn’t sufficient. They’ve obtained requests for 20,000 oxygen concentrators, 15,000 cylinders, 500 ICU beds, 100 ventilators, 10,000-beds Covid centres with requests coming from non-profits & hospitals all throughout India daily. We have to do much more urgently,” Khosla stated.

“The Khosla Household is including USD 10 million to @GiveIndia to its earlier dedication as a match and hoping others will be a part of on this pressing want,” Khosla stated.

India is battling a second wave of the pandemic with greater than 3,00,000 new coronavirus circumstances being reported every day and hospitals in a number of states reeling underneath a scarcity of medical oxygen and beds.

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