You will no doubt have seen the media coverage on the COVID-19 crisis in India, with shortages of oxygen and hospitals in Delhi and many other cities running out of beds due to a devastating second wave.
Whilst the UK government is considering how it will support with much-needed supplies, the Chamber Network has ably demonstrated in the past how business communities have rallied to help in the effort.
Colleagues at international member the UK India Business Council (UKIBC) and UNICEF, have launched campaigns in partnership with UK and Indian governments. Details below:
The urgent needs are very specific:
- Empty, refillable oxygen cylinders with 10 litres and 45 litres LMO capacity
- Oxygen concentrators
- in situ oxygen manufacturing plants for hospitals