'Oxygen Express' Tankers Arrive for Filling as India's COVID Crisis Deepens

Several tanker trucks arrived for filling with liquid oxygen in Visakhapatnam, India, in the early morning of April 22, as part of the country’s “Oxygen Express” service to help efforts to tackle COVID-19.

Each tanker was to be filled with 100 tons of liquid oxygen before being transported to Maharashtra, ANI said.

Video released by Vizag Steel shows the tankers arriving at its plant.

India reported 315,802 new COVID infections on April 21, a new global record for a single day. Credit: RINL via Storyful