Gurugram, April 30
The Indian Medical Affiliation (IMA), Gurugram, has approached CM Manohar Lal Khattar, searching for elevated oxygen quota for the district.
The IMA, in its letter to the CM, stated: “There’s a huge scarcity of oxygen in hospitals. Cylinders haven’t been refilled for 4 days. The ready time is greater than eight to 12 hours and we’re getting misery calls from hospitals and nursing properties.”
It acknowledged, “We’re unable to confess new sufferers due to oxygen crunch. These admitted have been requested to shift to different hospitals. If sufferers die in hospital for lack of oxygen, it can develop into a catastrophe of monumental proportion. We search your pressing intervention in procuring ample and well timed oxygen provide for Gurugram as we face a possible shutdown of healthcare services.”
Dr Vandana Narula, president of IMA, Gurugram, stated: “We’ve got requested the CM for pressing motion to forestall a catastrophe.” — OC