Press Reporter News Service
New Delhi, April 28
The Haryana Authorities has requested the Railways to run Oxygen Specific to move liquid medical oxygen.
Presently, tankers are being loaded in Faridabad which shall be despatched for filling to Rourkela. “As of now, it’s deliberate that two Oxygen Specific trains with a capability of 5 tankers every shall be run particularly for Haryana,” the Railways mentioned.
It mentioned over 510 metric tonnes of liquid medical oxygen had been delivered to Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Delhi up to now.
The primary Oxygen Specific prepare was pushed into service on Aril 19 when seven vehicles left Mumbai for Vizag to load oxygen. These vehicles had been loaded on flat wagons and carried to the loading location.
Every tanker of the Oxygen Specific trains can carry round 16 tonnes of medical oxygen and these trains journey at a velocity of round 65 kmph.