Updated on: April 23, 2021 23:34 IST

Aaj Ki Baat: How India is airlifting 23 mobile oxygen generation plants from Germany to tackle oxygen crisis

The defence ministry has decided to airlift 23 mobile oxygen generation plants from Germany as several states reeled under an acute shortage of medical oxygen due to a massive surge in coronavirus cases, officials said on Friday. They said each plant will have a capacity to produce 40 litres of oxygen per minute and 2,400 litres per hour.