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Indian Navy ship carrying medical aid from Kuwait reaches Mumbai Port

Thursday, June 24, 2021
Indian Navy ship carrying medical aid from Kuwait reaches Mumbai Port

Indian Naval Ship INS Shardul, carrying medical aid from Kuwait and Qatar to tackle ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, reached Mumbai Port on Thursday, June 24.

The Ship carried aid including 7,640 filled Oxygen Cylinders, two ISO containers of 20 MT of Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) each and 15 Oxygen Concentrators.

Earlier in May, a Kuwaiti ship arrived at Nhava Sheva Port in Mumbai, carrying three semi-trailers of Liquid Medical Oxygen (25 metric tonnes each) and 1000 oxygen cylinders on board, to help India combat the coronavirus pandemic. External Affairs Ministry (EAM) spokesperson Arindam Bagchi expressed gratitude to the government of Kuwait for the much-needed oxygen to help ease pressure on the health infrastructure of the country.

India reported 54,069 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours and the daily positivity rate dropped to 2.91 per cent, according to the Union Health Ministry. The daily positivity rate has been below 5 per cent for 17 consecutive days.

The active cases further declined to 6,27,057, taking the weekly positivity rate to 3.04 per cent, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate has improved to 96.61 per cent. With the fresh cases, the country's tally of cases has climbed to 3,00,82,778, as per Union Health Ministry.

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Saturday, June 26, 2021
We indians has it all BUT, everybody thinks very high as engineers, MBA''s etc ....all are useless..... study, get govt job or some high paying job and then go total useless. many fool MBA''s and no idea of logistics... an example is recent press release of a sarkari babu trying to get foreign aid from delhi airport to delhi hospitals... we are studying logistics on it.......

Thursday, June 24, 2021
Thank You Kuwait.. Are we so backwards? thats still we need help from small country like Kuwait who are so generous.. We cant be atmanirbhar still..?? shame on us We have huge funds to send satellites in space buy latest defense things why cant we be focussed on our health basic requirements and spend money on necessary stuff.. like Oxygen? we dont have brains?but we have pride even before our satellite lands in space to beat drums ..We must change for good.

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