Rourkela, Apr 27: Advised by Union Petroleum and Natural Gas and Steel Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, the Rourkela Steel Plant of the Steel Authority of India Limited has increased production of liquid medical education (LMO) and kept supplying to different States that are now in dire need for treatment of serious Covid patients.
RSP CEO Deepak Chattaraj is overseeing production, loading and transportation of containers carrying LMO to other States. Fire service vehicles have been kept in readiness always at LMO production site to avert any untoward incident.
“While the entire country is fighting against the Covid pandemic, the Rourkela Steel Plant has risen to provide important support to the health sector,” said Chattaraj.
He advised all involved in oxygen production day and night to strictly followed Covid safety protocols and stay safe. He also hailed continued efforts being made by workers and officials for raising LMO production.
The RSP has far dispatched 2,100 LMO to different hospitals in Odisha and other States, according to information.