Odisha has been sending oxygen to other states for many days for the treatment of COVID patients.
As per sources, so far the state has been successful in sending 135 tankers carrying 2516.882 tonnes of oxygen to States like Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana.
Till date, the state has supplied 889.55 tonnes of oxygen to Andhra Pradesh. 655.929 tonnes to Telangana, 53.46 tonnes to Tamil Nadu, 216.092 tonnes to Haryana, 112.06 tonnes to Maharashtra, 106.681 tonnes to Chattisgarh, 212.26 tonnes to Uttar Pradesh and 270.85 tonnes to Madhya Pradesh.
The oxygen has been collected from the plants like Angul, Rourkela, Dhenkanal, and Jajpur.