Watch: Oxygen Express piloted by 'all female crew' arrives in Bengaluru

PUBLISHED ON MAY 22, 2021 12:32 PM IST
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  • An Oxygen Express train piloted by an 'All Female Crew' arrived in Bengaluru. The train reached the city with 120 metric tonnes of medical oxygen from Jamshedpur. Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal took to Twitter & shared the development. Meanwhile, the 8th Oxygen Express also reached Bengaluru from Jamnagar in Gujarat. According to Railway officials, train carried 109.2 metric tonnes of the life saving gas. The state govt has sought 1,200 metric tonnes of oxygen daily in view of Covid-19. Karnataka has reported 32,218 Covid-19 infections & 353 related deaths on Friday. Total infections, fatalities in the state stand at 23.67 lakh & 24,207 respectively.


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