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SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
SER ALREADY DESPATCHED MORE THAN 575 CONTAINERS/TRUCKS CONTAINING LIQUID MEDICAL OXYGEN (LMO) IN 12 STATES AND UNION TERRITORIES
Kolkata, 24th May, 2021.
Overcoming all hurdles and finding new solutions, South Eastern Railway is continuing its journey of bringing relief by delivering Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) to various states across the country. So far, South Eastern Railways has delivered more than 8553 MT of LMO in more than 575 tankers/containers in 125 trains to various states across the country up to 23rd May 2021.
The Medical Oxygen (LMO) has been sent for the Covid affected people in the States and Union Territories of Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka., Assam, Haryana, Telengana, Tamil Nadu, Uttarakhand, Kerala, Delhi and Punjab.
In order to ensure that Oxygen relief reaches in the fastest time possible, Railways is creating new standards and unprecedented benchmarks in running of Oxygen Express Freight Trains. The average speed of these critical Freight trains is way above 55 Km per hour in most cases over long distances. Running on high priority Green Corridor, with a highest sense of urgency, operational teams of the zone are working round the clock in most challenging circumstances to ensure that Oxygen reaches in fastest possible time frame.