Harsh Vardhan, Well being Information, ET HealthWorld

Over 9 lakh patients on oxygen support across India, 1.7 lakh on ventilator: Harsh VardhanWhereas 1,70,841 Covid sufferers throughout the nation are on ventilator, as many as 9,02,291 sufferers are on oxygen assist, Union well being minister Harsh Vardhan mentioned on Saturday.

In his digital tackle on the twenty fifth assembly of the Group of Ministers (GoM) to debate the pandemic state of affairs, the minister mentioned that 1.34 p.c of Covid caseload was in ICU, 0.39 p.c of circumstances had been on ventilators and three.70 p.c Covid sufferers had been on oxygen assist.

He mentioned that throughout the nation, the variety of sufferers in ICU beds is 4,88,861 whereas 1,70,841 sufferers had been on ventilators and 9,02,291 sufferers had been on oxygen assist.

The assembly was attended by Minister of Exterior Affairs S Jaishankar, Minister of Civil Aviation Hardeep S Puri, Minister of State for Ports, Transport and Waterways, Chemical and Fertilizers Mansukh Mandaviya and Minister of State, Ministry of Dwelling Affairs Nityanand

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