After testing these locations and analyzing the feasibility, the state government was informed that oxygen can be discharged from the train from seven locations while two locations are not suitable for this task due to technical reasons.
New Delhi. railway Board President Sunit Sharma said that the first of four tankers of total 70 tonnes of oxygen Oxygen Express Of raigarh on sunday night Jindal Steel Plant Will depart from and reach Delhi on Monday night. He told that the railways have taken Angul, Kalinganagar, Rourkela and Raigad From Delhi And has planned to transport oxygen to the National Capital Region (NCR). Sharma said that the Delhi government has been advised to keep the road tanker ready to receive oxygen. The Chairman of the Railway Board said, “The first Oxygen Express will leave 70 tonnes of oxygen in four tankers and will leave for the national capital tonight.” This express will reach Delhi Cantonment on Monday night with oxygen from Jindal Steel Work in Raigad.
Under the leadership of PM @NarendraModi ji, Indian Railways has moved 10 oxygen tankers till now of total 150 MT and 9 more are on the move. One Oxygen Express carrying four tankers of total 70 MT will depart tonight for Delhi from Raigarh. pic.twitter.com/vXZdJI2CRC
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It is noteworthy that in order to meet the increased demand for oxygen due to increase in the cases of Kovid-19 in many areas, the Railways has decided to run the Oxygen Express. Sharma said, “Till now we have transported 150 tonnes of oxygen to Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh and tonight we will carry 150 tonnes of Oxygen.” Jindal Steel Plant of Raigad is ready to bring four tankers to Delhi. “After testing these places and analyzing the feasibility, the state government was informed that oxygen can be discharged from the train from seven places while two places are not suitable for this purpose due to technical reasons,” the official said.
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