Another O2 train to arrive soon
Another Oxygen Express train of Indian Railways has embarked on its journey to Bangladesh carrying 200 tonnes of oxygen to help the country deal with potential shortfall amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
The train carrying Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) in 10 containers departed for Bangladesh from Tatanagar in India around 9:50am (local time) yesterday, according to a press release of the Indian High Commission in Dhaka.
This consignment will augment LMO reserves in Bangladesh.
With this, India has reaffirmed its commitment to continue to support Bangladesh in its fight against the Covid-19 pandemic.
The Oxygen Express is a special train service in India that delivers supplies of oxygen.
Bangladesh on Sunday received the first consignment of 200 tonnes LMO from India by rail.