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Delhi Police Escort Oxygen Tanker Amid COVID-19 Surge

The Delhi police had brought a 2,300 kilogram oxygen tanker to a local hospital, they said on April 22.

According to the police, the oxygen was brought to Shanti Mukund Hospital. Talking to local media, the hospital CEO Dr. Sunil Saggar said the hospital’s oxygen supply was “almost dry”.

India reported the world’s highest one-day increase in COVID-19 cases for the second day on Friday with more than 330,000 new cases, Reuters reported. The country had more than 24 million active COVID-19 cases on Friday, according to government statistics. Photo credit: @DCP_SHAHDARA via Storyful

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