Regardless of challenges posed by Covid 19 and disruptions within the cyclone hit areas of japanese India, the Railways have achieved the best single day transportation of 1,195 MT of liquid medical oxygen aid by Oxygen Expresses. This surpasses the earlier excessive of 1142 MT delivered on 23 Could, 2021, bringing the whole tally of LMO supply at 18980 MT throughout 15 states.
Oxygen Expresses moved 440 MT of LMO out from the japanese states within the evening on 26 Could.
These trains had began LMO deliveries on twenty fourth April, 2021, in Maharashtra with a load of 126 MT.
In accordance with official information launched by the nationwide transporter, 284 Oxygen Expresses with 1141 tankers have accomplished their journeys thus far, bringing aid to fifteen states. Whereas offloading of LMO in Delhi crossed 5000 MT, among the many southern states, Andhra Pradesh stands out because the fourth state the place supply of LMO crossed 1000 MT.
Oxygen Expresses have offloaded 614 MT in Maharashtra, 3731 MT in Uttar Pradesh, 656 MT in Madhya Pradesh, 5077 MT in Delhi, 1967 MT in Haryana, 98 MT in Rajasthan, 320 MT in Uttarakhand, 225 MT in Punjab, 38 MT in Jharkhand and 160 MT in Assam. Within the southern share of LMO supply, 380 MT has been carried to Kerala, 1312 MT to Telangana, 1653 MT to Karnataka, 1550 MT to Tamil Nadu and 1190 MT to Andhra Pradesh. At present, 4 loaded Oxygen Expresses are on run with greater than 392 MT of LMO in 20 tankers.
The traditional freight operations of the Railways additionally stay buoyant within the month of Could 2021. Within the first 26 days of Could, the Railways’ freight loading is 92.29 million tonnes, which is 43% greater than the loading of 64.61 MT in the identical month of 2020. The essential gadgets transported throughout Could 2021 contains 97.06 MT of coal, 27.14 MT of iron ore, 7.89 MT of foodgrains, 5.34 MT of fertilizers, 6.09 MT of mineral oil, 11.11 MT of cement and eight.2 MT of clinker.