Liquid Medical Oxygen
The company remains committed to stand by the nation in fighting against the corona pandemic in every possible way, the SAIL statement added.
All the necessary material procurement and arrangements to facilitate the clinical delivery of medical Oxygen near the patient bed are being expedited.
The French foreign ministry said the medical supplies will include eight oxygen generators, each capable of uninterrupted supply of oxygen for a 250-bed hospital for nearly 10 years.
Earlier today, the first 'Oxygen Express' train for Delhi carrying around 65 tonnes of life-saving gas reached the national capital.
The Indian Railways decided to run 'Oxygen Express' trains to transport liquid medical oxygen and oxygen cylinders across the country.
The train was carrying 100 tonnes of medical liquid oxygen from Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Ltd in Visakhapatnam, from where it had begun its journey on April 22.
RINL has already supplied approximately 400 tonnes of LMO last week to various destinations in Andhra Pradesh and other states as instructed by the Centre.
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal had informed that the central government was creating a green corridor for fast movement of 'Oxygen Express' trains.
Railways has geared up to run oxygen Express trains through green corridor for fast movement of LMO as availability of oxygen is key in the treatment of certain medical conditions due to Covid infection