Some of these families had put SOS messages on social media after they weren’t able to arrange for an oxygen or ICU bed. The police said the accused sent his number and details on WhatsApp groups and asked his acquaintances to forward it further. The victims then contacted him.
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The template for competitive oxygen politics being set by the fight over Delhis alleged unmet demands from the Centre is a bad precedent, one which is now being remedied literally on a daily basis by the Supreme Court.
India on Thursday reported 4,12,262 new cases and 3,980 deaths in the last 24 hours. India had become the first country in the world to register over 4 lakh infections in a single day on April 30, when it reported 4.08 lakh infections.
The Delhi government, in association with a non-profit organization, has kitted out more than a dozen autorickshaws with hand sanitizers and face masks, while oxygen cylinders are provided on a need basis