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Delhi has received 40 lakh vaccines so far, needs 3 crore: CM Kejriwal

Delhi has received 40 lakh vaccines so far, needs 3 crore: CM Kejriwal

New Delhi: The Delhi government needs at least three lakh vaccines doses per day to inoculate all residents above the age of 18 within three months, said Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday. “If we get adequate vaccine doses, we can complete vaccination within three months. There are 1.5 crore

Assure ‘No deaths’ if Delhi gets 700 tonnes oxygen daily: CM Kejriwal

Assure ‘No deaths’ if Delhi gets 700 tonnes oxygen daily: CM Kejriwal

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said that his administration “won’t let anyone die” of oxygen shortage if it got the earmarked 700 tonnes of supply every day from the central government amid the unprecedented coronavirus crisis that has killed thousands in the capital. “If we get

SC to Centre: No contempt proceedings, but deliver 700MT O2 to Delhi

SC to Centre: No contempt proceedings, but deliver 700MT O2 to Delhi

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed Delhi high court’s contempt proceedings against the Central government over supply of medical oxygen to Delhi, alleging that distribution of available oxygen needed a pan-India approach for equitable apportioning given spiralling Covid-19 cases in the country. The bench, however, said that it

Centre’s plea against High Court contempt warning in SC today

Centre’s plea against High Court contempt warning in SC today

New Delhi: The Union government today moved the Supreme Court against a Delhi High Court order on oxygen availability in the national capital and the lower court’s threat to pursue contempt charges against officials for non-compliance. The top court will her the Centre’s plea today. Chief Justice India, NV Ramana,

‘Justify or make Amends’: HC’s delhi oxygen query to Centre

‘Justify or make Amends’: HC’s delhi oxygen query to Centre

New Delhi: States like Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra were given more oxygen than they asked for, but Arvind Kejriwal government’s repeated appeals were not granted, the Delhi High Court said today, questioning the Centre about the rationale involved. The Central government has to either show justification for this or “make

Low oxygen pressure at Delhi hospital takes 25 Covid patients’ lives

Low oxygen pressure at Delhi hospital takes 25 Covid patients’ lives

New Delhi: As many as twenty-five people took their last breath at the Jaipur Golden Hospital in Delhi due to shortage of medical oxygen, last night, a top official at the hospital revealed today, highlighting the limping health care and oxygen crisis in the national capital’s hospitals. “We had been