Oxygen tanker

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Transport Ministry Mandates GPS Tracking For All Oxygen Containers

To ensure protection and monitor the oxygen-carrying vehicles, the Road Transport ministry has mandated tankers and vehicles to be equipped with Vehicle Location Tracking devices. Ministry tweeted that the decision was to monitor diversions and delay cases. Increasing the COVID crisis menace the death toll increased by 3,449 new fatalities on May 4. Reportedly, the massive oxygen crunch has left the system unable to afford any mistake in handling.  

 

Tue, 04 May 2021 - 07:40 PM / by Sohini Mandal

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