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MLA Rana inagurates PSA based oxygen plant in kapurthala

ASHOK KAURA | July 31, 2021 03:22 PM

KAPURTHALA:MLA kapurthala Rana Gurjit singh today dedicated the newly established PSA based oxygen plant in isolation ward near civil hospital kapurthala which have the capacity of 1000 LPM.

The plant is based on Pressure swing adsorption (PSA) technology and designed by the DRDO. It will directly supply the oxygen to 105 beds at isolation centre, where 20 beds reserved for kids to tackle covid. For the maintenance of the plant 4 employees have been deputed under the state disaster Management relief fund.

Terming it a historic day in kapurthala while inaugurating the oxygen plant, MLA Rana Gurjit singh said that "this newly inagurated plant will surely provide a Big push to the efforts to tackle the covid in future as now there will be no shortage of oxygen in future for medical purposes.

Cautioning the people against any lack luster approach towards covid, the MLA said that " we all citizens must follow the health protocol as the third wave may be more dangerous.

He also assured the full support to district administration and health department like first and second covid wave under which sanitation was made in kapurthala to contain the spread of covid.

He said that the Punjab Government under the leadership of Chief Minister Captain Amarinder singh has done tremendous work which provides leadership to all Punjabis in the hour of crisis, which saves thousands of lives.

Hailing the efforts of government machinary like doctors, para medical staff etc , the MLA said that the state machinery has played the great role to tackle the covid in first two waves.

Will set up land bank for MC

The MLA also announced to constitute a land bank with the Municipal corporation kapurthala to fulfill the land related demands for development and welfare related projects in future.

Besides that he also said that the Municipal corporation will recruit 100 safai karamcharis to ensure clean city .

Renowed industrialist Bhavdeep sardana from sukhjit starch was honored for providing assistance to set up oxygen plant.

Prominent amongst present on the occasion included ADC G aditya Uppal, Mayor Kulwant kaur, Senior deputy mayor , Deputy mayor master vinod sood Rahul kumar,
Civil surgeon Dr Parminder kaur DHO kuljit singh, Chairman improvement Trust Manoj bhasin, Dr sandeep bhola Nodal officer covid care centre, SMO Dr Sandeep dhawan.

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