Trucks laden with liquid oxygen coming out of Panipat refinery on Thursday. (HT Photo)
Trucks laden with liquid oxygen coming out of Panipat refinery on Thursday. (HT Photo)

Steps taken to resolve the crisis

  • No authority must attach oxygen vehicles passing through their state/district to make specific supplies in their area
By hindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2021 03:48 AM IST

MHA has directed states and UTs to ensure the following:

• No restriction on movement of medical oxygen between states

•No restrictions of oxygen manufacturers or suppliers to supply only hospitals in the state/UT where they are located.

•Free movement of oxygen-carrying vehicles into all cities and towns

•No authority must attach oxygen vehicles passing through their state/district to make specific supplies in their area

•Supply of oxygen for industrial purposes halted from Thursday, till further orders

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