Police Deliver Oxygen Cylinders to Delhi Hospital Hit by Supply Shortage

Officers delivered 58 cylinders of oxygen to a hospital in New Delhi, police said on April 25, as India continued to experience oxygen shortages during a second wave of COVID-19.

Police said the the lives of 60 patients were at risk in the hospital in Krishna Nagar due to an oxygen shortage. Officers from the Krishna Nagar station collected 58 oxygen cylinders from Badarpur and delivered them to the hospital, they added.

India reported a record 349,691 new coronavirus cases on Sunday, as hospitals continued to struggle with supplies of medical oxygen. Credit: DCP Shahdara Delhi via Storyful