Oxygen Expresses deliver more than 7115 MT of Medical Oxygen to the Nation
First loaded Oxygen Express to Tamil Nadu on the way with 80 MT of LMO
More than 3900 MT LMO offloaded in the NCR region by Oxygen Expresses so far
Punjab gets 40 MT of LMO from Oxygen Express that delivered in Dehradun
Oxygen Expresses delivering nearly 800 MT of LMO to the Nation each day now
Oxygen relief by Oxygen Expresses reaches Uttarakhand, Karnataka, Maharashtra, MP, Haryana, Telangana, Rajasthan, Delhi & UP
So far 407 MT has been offloaded in Maharashtra, nearly 1960 MT in UP, 361 MT in MP, 1135 MT in Haryana, 188 MT in Telangana, 72 MT in Rajasthan, 120 MT in Karnataka and more than 2748 MT in Delhi
Overcoming all hurdles and finding new solutions, Indian Railways is continuing its journey of bringing relief by delivering Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) to various states across the country. So far, Indian Railways has delivered nearly 7115 MT of LMO in more than 444 tankers to various states across the country.
Yesterday Oxygen Expresses delivered nearly 800 MT of LMO to the Nation.
115 Oxygen Expresses have completed their journey so far and brought relief to various states.
It is Indian Railways endeavour to deliver as much LMO as possible in the shortest time possible to the requesting states.
Till the time of this release, 407 MT of LMO has been offloaded in Maharashtra, nearly 1960 MT in UP, 361 MT in MP, 1135 MT in Haryana, 188 MT in Telangana, 72 MT in Rajasthan, 120 MT in Karnataka and more than 2748 MT in Delhi.
Oxygen Expresses run by Indian Railways have delivered more than 3900 MT of LMO in the NCR region so far for further distribution.
Tamil Nadu is set to receive its First loaded Oxygen Express with 80 MT (Metric tonnes) of LMO arriving from Durgapur in West Bengal. The rake is expected to reach Tondiarpet Inland Container Depot (ICD), Chennai in the early hours of tomorrow i.e., 14th May 2021.
Southern Railway has started running Oxygen Express trains with empty tankers from Tiruvallur near Chennai to Rourkela in Odisha. The first rake with two empty cryogenic tankers dispatched on 12th May 2021 has reached Rourkela at 16.00 hrs today. Filling of oxygen has started and the loaded oxygen express would be dispatched in the early hours of 14-5-2021.
The second rake carrying 3 empty cryogenic tankers has been readied at Tiruvallur today, 13th May 2021 and likely to depart by midnight for Rourkela. This oxygen express comprises of 7 MBWT,2 BOM type wagons and one SLRD for the accompanying staff. These empty tankers filled with Oxygen will be dispatched back to Tamil Nadu.
Running of new Oxygen is a very dynamic exercise and figures keep getting updated all the time. More loaded Oxygen Expresses are expected to start their journeys later in the night.