Coronavirus: How India descended into Covid-19 chaos
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Coronavirus: How India descended into Covid-19 chaos

Newsdesk |
May 6, 2021

On Monday, a senior official from India's federal government told journalists that there was no shortage of oxygen in Delhi or anywhere else in the country. As he spoke, several small hospitals - only a few miles from where he stood in the capital - were sending out desperate messages about them running out of oxygen, putting patients' lives at risk.


New Delhi, 06 May 2021

The chief doctor of one of the hospitals - a specialist paediatric facility - told the BBC that "our hearts were in our mouths" because of the risk of children dying. They got supplies just in time, after a local politician intervened.

Source -bbc.com

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