India's 'Oxygen Express' Delivers Supply as COVID-Hit Hospitals Run Low

Trains carrying tankers filled with liquid oxygen continued to make their way across India, as several hospitals struggled to meet the demand for oxygen from COVID-19 patients.

This footage, released by India’s railways minister, Piyush Goyal, shows several different clips of the “Oxygen Express” service making deliveries to Lucknow, Delhi, and Mumbai.

India has seen COVID-19 cases spike over the past week, with a seven-day infection rate in excess of 300,000. The 24 hours to Monday, April 26, saw 352,991 cases, a new record high, with 2,812 deaths. Credit: Piyush Goyal via Storyful