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L&T to install PSA oxygen generating plant for BIMS on MLA Patil’s request

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Abhay Patil, MLA of Belagavi South constituency, request L&T Company to set up an oxygen unit in Belagavi.

The company and other officials inspected the location. The establishment of this oxygen unit can supply oxygen to about 50 beds.

L&T will install the PSA oxygen generating plant for BIMS in Belagavi as a supplementary arrangement for the oxygen need which is an acute requirement in the present pandemic situation.

Being a major hospital in the city handling this pandemic, Belagavi Institution of Medical Sciences (BIMS), Belagavi with 700 COV1D beds (Non-1CU) and 40 ICU beds and 30 step down ICU require approximately 8 KL of Liquid oxygen per day.

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The district administration has to ensure an uninterrupted supply of oxygen to the hospitals to prevent the death of COVID patients just due to short oxygen supply. Hence, L&T was requested to provide a PSA oxygen plant at BIMS for which necessary required land will be arranged to allow for this purpose.

Abhay Patil had requested L&T which is now incharge of the 24×7 water supply for Belagavi to set up this Oxygen plant.

The work on the same is expected to commence soon.

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