#StaystrongIndia: Burj Khalifa lights up with tricolor to show support amid Covid-19 crisis | India News
In a tweet on Sunday, the Indian embassy in Abu Dhabi shared a 17-second video of the Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world, displaying the Indian flag and #staystrongIndia.
⭐️While #India fights the gruesome war against # COVID19, his friend #UAE sends his best wishes 🌟 @BurjKhalifa on… https://t.co/DDM49TGzOL
– India in UAE (@IndembAbuDhabi) 1619371587000
With a total height of 829.8 m and a ceiling height of 828 m, Burj Khalifa, a skyscraper in Dubai, is the tallest building and structure in the world.
“As #India fights the gruesome war against # COVID19, your friend #UAE sends his best wishes @BurjKhalifa in #Dubai appears to show his support,” the Indian embassy tweeted.
India has been reeling under the deadly second wave of Covid-19. The country registered 3,49,691 new cases of Covid-19 on Sunday, the highest peak in a single day since the pandemic broke out last year. According to the Union Ministry of Health, the country has registered 2,767 new deaths from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours.
The worsening Covid-19 situation has seen an increase in demand for medical oxygen and beds for Covid-19 patients with many states reporting an acute shortage of essential medical supplies.
The availability of oxygen is a key element in the treatment of certain medical conditions in Covid infection.