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Maharashtra to get biggest share of medical oxygen, special 'oxygen express' trains to run non-stop

ANI News | 19/04/2021 08:04 PM | Click to read full article

Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal said on Sunday that Maharashtra, which is the worst state affected by COVID-19, will get the biggest share of 1,500 metric tonnes of oxygen after mapping done by the Centre and a green corridor is being created for fast movement of ' Oxygen Express Trains' to facilitate the smooth transport of oxygen to states.

Goyal said in an interview that the government has taken key decisions for increasing supply of medical oxygen.