Housing and City Affairs Secretary Durga Shanker Mishra on Wednesday mentioned that 1,222 Strain Swing Adsorption (PSA) oxygen era crops sanctioned underneath the PM-CARES fund are more likely to be change into operational earlier than August 15.
Addressing an actual property convention organised by business physique CII, the secretary mentioned the property sector suffered a setback due to the COVID pandemic.
Mishra mentioned the second wave has been nearly managed and now there are talks and apprehensions a few attainable third wave.
The federal government took a number of measures to manage the unfold of the primary COVID wave final yr, together with imposing the nationwide lockdown in March 2020, he added.
Mishra famous that the nation didn’t have sufficient ventilators, PPE (Private Protecting Tools) kits and medicines required to take care of this pandemic when it hit India in March final yr.
Nonetheless, it was outstanding the best way the pandemic was managed throughout the first wave, he mentioned, including that India not solely met home demand but additionally supplied medical provides to different nations.
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