Faridabad News, 07 Oct 2021: Three Oxygen generation plants provided by NHPC, India’s premier hydropower company were inaugurated on 7thOctober 2021 at District Civil Hospital (B K Hospital), Faridabad. Haryana, District Hospital, Siddharth nagar, UP and CHC, Dharchula, Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand having capacities of 1000 LPM (LitresPer Minute), 570 LPM and 200 LPM respectively.
The Oxygen generation plant at District Hospital, Siddharth nagar, Uttar Pradesh was inaugurated by ShriJagdambika Pal, Hon’ble Member of Parliament, LokSabha.
The Oxygen generation plant at B.K. Hospital, Faridabad was inaugurated by Hon’ble MLAs Smt. SeemaTrikha and Shri Rajesh Nagar in presence of Shri Jitender Yadav, IAS, Deputy Commissioner, Faridabad and senior officers and staff from NHPC and B.K. Hospital.The Hon’ble dignitaries highly appreciated NHPC’s efforts in setting of the plant.
The Oxygen generation plant at CHC, Dharchula, Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand was inaugurated by ShriDhan Singh Dhami, Block Pramukh, Dharchula.
NHPC is providing the Oxygen Generation Plantsin view of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and directions of Ministry of Power, under its scheme of Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainable Development (CSR&SD). The plants shall be highly beneficial in fighting the current Covid-19 crisis and also in providing regular oxygen supply to the hospital and catering to the need of surrounding areas. Under its CSR&SD scheme, NHPC will be setting up three more oxygen generation plantsin UT of Ladakh.