New Delhi : Union Minister Piyush Goel on Saturday lashed out at Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray over the easy availability of oxygen in the state, saying that Maharashtra still has the highest amount of oxygen in India and is in regular touch with state governments to determine the center. They need
“Maharashtra is suffering from an incompetent and corrupt government and the Center is doing its best for the people.
During this time, the Chief Minister (Chief Minister) also performed his duties in the spirit of ‘Majha Rajya, Majhi Accountability’, said the Minister of Commerce and Industry. In a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Thackeray said the state’s requirement for medical oxygen was expected to increase from 1,200 MT per day to 2,000 MT per day by the end of April.
Citing logical impediments to the transport of liquid medical oxygen from neighboring states, Thackeray sought permission under the National Disaster Management Act to transport oxygen from steel plants in the east and south of the country.
Medical-grade oxygen is used to treat critical COVID-19 patients and other cases of respiratory disease. Goyal said in multiple tweets that Maharashtra has so far received the highest amount of oxygen in India and the Center is liaising daily with the state governments to assess their needs and assist them in the best possible way.
On Friday, Goel said the prime minister had said in his review that the crisis should be coordinated between the central and the states. “With this background, that Officefoot (Uddhav Thackeray) is shocked and saddened to see petty politics playing out. He needs to resist and take responsibility for his daily shameless politics. India is working with stakeholders to ensure maximum oxygen production. At present, we are producing 110 per cent of our oxygen production capacity and shifting all available oxygen from industrial use to medical use. ”