US Air Force Plane with Oxygen Cylinders and Test Kits Arrives in New Delhi | India News
The flight took off from Travis Air Force Base in the world’s largest military aircraft, the United States Agency for International Development (YOU SAID) saying.
The shipment included 440 oxygen cylinders and regulators, generously donated by the State of CaliforniaUSAID said.
Additionally, USAID sent 960,000 rapid diagnostic tests to identify infections early to help prevent community spread of Covid-19, and 100,000 N95 masks to protect India’s frontline health heroes, he added.
US state governments, private companies, non-governmental organizations, and thousands of Americans across the country have mobilized to deliver vital oxygen-related equipment and essential supplies to Indian hospitals during the current outbreak. White House saying.
“The first of several Covid-19 emergency aid shipments since USA has arrived in India! Building on more than 70 years of cooperation, the United States supports India as we fight together against the Covid-19 pandemic. ” U.S. Embassy in New Delhi he tweeted on Friday.
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– United States Embassy in India (@USAndIndia) 1619751213000
More flights of this type are expected in the next week.