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'Beg, borrow, steal': The fight for oxygen in New Delhi

Reuters

Published
Modified 23 Apr 2021, 2:28 am

Pankaj Solanki, a doctor and the director of a small hospital in New Delhi, rushed to an oxygen vendor earlier this week to secure enough cylinders to keep 10 Covid-19 patients on the ICU ward breathing.

His supplies would only last until Thursday night, and so he has sent a driver out to try to find more.

"It is mental agony. I can't bear it any more. What if something happens to the patients?" he...

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