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Covid-19: First shipment from Ukraine with 184 oxygen concentrators arrives in India | India News

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NEW DELHI: An aircraft carrying the first shipment of 184 oxygen concentrators arrived from Ukraine to India on Monday as the country battles the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic.
“Thanks to Ukraine for the first shipment of 184 oxygen concentrators that arrived early this morning,” Arindam Bagchi, a spokesman for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, tweeted.

Several countries have come forward to help India as the country battles the second wave of Covid-19. India has received medical aid and assistance from the US, UK, Canada, Germany, France, in the form of oxygen concentrators, ventilators, vaccine raw materials, PPE kits.
Meanwhile, India on Sunday reported the lowest single-day Covid-19 rise in 46 days with 1,65,553 cases reported in the past 24 hours, while 3,460 people succumbed to Covid-19 infection, raising the total number of Covid-related deaths to 3. 25,972.
The cumulative number of Covid-19 cases has risen to 2,78,94,800, with a daily positivity rate of 8.02%, which is less than 10% for the sixth consecutive day.



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