New Delhi: Road transport ministry has made it mandatory for all vehicles carrying oxygen Tanker Equipped with Vehicle Location tracking (VLT) devices. This GPS Tracking will ensure the monitoring and safety of these tankers, as well as ensure that there is no change or delay in their movement to the desired locations.
A circular has been issued to all the transport commissioners of the states keeping in view the current epidemic situation of the country while transporting medical. Oxygen The second wave of covid has become crucial amid the rise.
The ministry said all such vehicles must have functional tracking devices, even if they National permit Or only allowed to run in the state. It will also have to be installed in argon and nitrogen tankers, which are being converted to carry liquid medical oxygen.
The government has mapped out large oxygen production units and consumption centers. Logistics plans have been put in place to ensure timely supply of medical oxygen in various states.