Oxygen Tanker Leakage: 22 patients died due to stoppage of oxygen supply, government announced compensation of 5 lakh

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Extremely painful news is coming from Nashik, Maharashtra. Oxygen was leaked in a hospital here, after which the supply was stopped. In such a situation, 22 patients on ventilators succumbed painfully. After getting the information about the accident, the administration has ordered an inquiry.


According to the information, oxygen was leaked due to the valve being open at Zakir Hussain Hospital in Nashik. Supplies were stopped at the hospital to stop leakages. At that time, 23 patients were on ventilators in the hospital, which stopped receiving oxygen. In these, 22 patients died. Please tell that the Uddhav Thackeray government ordered a probe into the accident. Also, announced to give five-five lakh rupees to the relatives of the deceased.



Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope said that due to a problem in the valve of the tanker, a lot of oxygen was leaking. He described the incident as unfortunate. Also, said that the corporation commissioner of Nashik informed about the accident. Also, told that the situation is now under control. I am going to Nashik. Chhagan Bhujbal has reached the spot.

Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis called the Nashik accident painful. He said that 22 people died in the accident, which is very disturbing. I demand from the government that the rest of the patients be helped and if needed, they should be shifted to another place. Also, the matter should also be investigated.

Union Home Minister Amit Shah also expressed grief over the Nashik accident. He said that I am saddened by the news of this accident. My condolences to the families who lost their loved ones in this accident. Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the accident in Nashik due to the leaking of the oxygen tank is heartbreaking. The mind is upset with the loss of life and property in this incident. My condolences to the bereaved families in this hour of grief.