Oxygen shortage leads to death of six covid patients at Nellore GGH
Six patients infected with coronavirus died at Government General Hospital (GGH) in Nellore on Wednesday. Shortage of oxygen in ICU located in first floor of the GGH is said to be the reason for their deaths. However, officials are not confirming that they died because of oxygen shortage.
In the last five days, five covid patients died at Gudur Area Hospital due to non-availability of oxygen. Several government hospitals in Nellore district are reportedly not receiving enough supply of oxygen. Moreover, private hospitals in Nellore are forcefully discharging corona patients because of non-supply of oxygen.