Responding to the Centre’s name to all state-owned corporations throughout sectors to supply and distribute oxygen, the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Wednesday introduced that it’s going to arrange 500 medical oxygen producing crops throughout the nation inside three months underneath the PM-CARES fund.
According to a press release issued by the Defence Ministry, the expertise for medical oxygen plant developed by DRDO for on-board oxygen era for mild fight plane Tejas, has now been transferred to Tata Advanced Systems Limited, Bengaluru, and Trident Pneumatics Pvt Ltd, Coimbatore, for establishing the crops.
These entities shall be producing 380 of the 500 crops for set up throughout numerous hospitals within the nation, the defence ministry assertion mentioned.
The remaining 120 crops shall be produced by the trade in collaboration with the Indian Institute of Petroleum, Dehradun, it added.
The oxygen era crops can produce 1,000 litres of oxygen per minute.