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India Faces Medical Oxygen Shortage As COVID-19 Cases Reaches The 5-million Mark

Sep 15, 2020 06:31 PM IST India India

While India’s Coronavirus cases tally reached the 5-million mark the health system faces another challenge in treating patients. India is facing a scarcity of oxygen amid a pandemic that affects the respiratory system of the patients. About 15% of Coronavirus patients require an external oxygen supply to help in breathing.