New Delhi. Over 1500 PSA Oxygen plants are coming up across the nation , while PSA Oxygen plants contributed by PM CARES would support more than 4 lakh oxygenated beds, senior officials informed Prime Minister Narendra Modi who was chairing a high level meeting today to review ramping up of oxygen supply across the Country.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi instructed the officials to ensure that these plants are made functional at the earliest and to work closely with the state governments for the same, an official release said.
Narendra Modi also instructed the Officials to ensure there is adequate training of hospital staff on operation and maintenance of oxygen plants. He also directed officials to ensure that each district has trained personnel available. Officials informed him that there is a training module prepared by experts and they are targeting training of around 8000 people across the country.
Prime Minister also said that we should deploy advanced technology like IoT to track performance and functioning of these oxygen plants at the local and national level. Officials apprised the PM about a pilot being done using IoT for monitoring the performance of the oxygen plants.
Principal Secretary to PM, Cabinet Secretary, Secretary Health, Secretary MoHUA and other important officials were present in the meeting.