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PM inaugurates 35 PSA oxygen plants established under PM CARES fund

By PTI Updated: Oct 07, 2021 8:41 pm
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses during the dedication of 35 PSA Oxygen Plants to the nation, in Rishikesh on Thursday.

Rishikesh, Oct. 7 (PTI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday inaugurated 35 pressure swing adsorption (PSA) oxygen plants established under the PM CARES fund across 35 states and union territories in an event at AIIMS Rishikesh in Uttarakhand.

With this, all districts of the country will now have commissioned PSA oxygen plants, the PMO has said.

Till now a total of 1,224 PSA oxygen plants have been funded under the PM CARES fund across the country, it added, noting that of these, more than 1,100 plants have been commissioned providing an output of over 1,750 MT oxygen per day.

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami and Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya were also present on the occasion and hailed Modi’s efforts in boosting health infrastructure across the country.

By PTI Updated: Oct 07, 2021 8:41:44 pm