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After outrage by doctors, Maha govt withdraws oxygen limit for COVID-19 patients

One India | 22/09/2020 08:17 PM | Click to read full article

"Each COVID-19 patient should receive oxygen in the manner and to the level as may be necessary for the full and speedy recovery. There is no intention of state government to ration/ restrict consumption of oxygen by any patient".

Notably, a few days back the state health secretary had recommended in a letter, to limit usage of oxygen at 7 litres per minute per Covid-19 patient in normal ward and 12 litres per minute in ICU.

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