PM Modi, Navy contributes to Covid relief measures
Naval Hospitals being opened for use of civilians in various cities.
The Navy is boosting oxygen availability in Lakshadweep and Andaman & Nicobar Islands. Navy transporting Oxygen Containers as well as other supplies from abroad to India. Medical personnel in the Navy have been redeployed at various locations in the country to manage Covid duties.
Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Karambir Singh briefed the PM about various initiatives being taken by the Indian Navy to assist the countrymen in the pandemic. He informed the PM that the Indian Navy has reached out to all state administrations and has offered help in terms of hospital beds, transportation, and other such things. He apprised the PM about Naval hospitals being opened for use of civilians in various cities.
He also apprised PM that the Indian Navy is transporting Oxygen Containers as well as other supplies from Bahrain, Qatar, Kuwait & Singapore to India.