Nashik: 22 patients have died because of oxygen leaks at Zakir Hussain Hospital in Nashik, Maharashtra. The Nashik region official has confirmed this. Maharashtra FDA Minister Rajendra Shingne had said that essential Information has been gotten that 11 peoples have died due to the spilling of oxygen. We are waiting for the detailed report. We have ordered an inquiry. Those who are guilty will not be left out.
As indicated by the Nashik magistrate, 150 peoples were hospitalized. 23 peoples were on ventilators. Others were on oxygen. It is being informed that oxygen leaked while feeling oxygen in the hospital. The fire unit group arrived at the spot and shut the oxygen valve. Serious patients have been moved to another hospital because of pipeline leakage.
#WATCH | An Oxygen tanker leaked while tankers were being filled at Dr Zakir Hussain Hospital in Nashik, Maharashtra. Officials are present at the spot, operation to contain the leak is underway. Details awaited. pic.twitter.com/zsxnJscmBp