The oxygen concentrators were donated by InSIDE North East, a non-profit organisation from Saikul.
The materials included three oxygen concentrators, personal protection equipment (PPE), face masks, sanitisers and other Covid related medicines.
World Vision India, Imphal West Area Programme in collaboration with All Manipur Health Services Doctors’ Association (AMHSDA) on Saturday donated 180 PPE kits, 450 N95 masks, 450 sanitizers, nine boxes of Nitrile gloves, 10 Lizol bottles (one litre each), 10 pulse oximeter and five infrared thermometer to the District Hospital Chandel.
CM Biren expressed his sincere gratitude to the Nippon Foundation and further stated that the oxygen concentrators received would be much helpful in dealing with the deadly pandemic prevailing in the state.
The team first visited the Community Home Isolation Centre (CHIC) of Thoubal assembly constituency located at Waikhom Mani Girls College, Thoubal and presented one oxygen concentrator and extra accessories.
'The Concentrators have been handed over to CMO of Jiribam, Dr E Okendro, and people can approach the CMO whenever the need for them arises'.
The Sikh Society of Manipur under the aegis of the Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee, Imphal in association with the Khalsa Aid International has launched an initiative to help needy patients with supply of oxygen concentrators.
MPCC distributed oxygen concentrators and ambulances to its district-level Congress committee on Friday to mark the 30th death anniversary of Rajiv Gandhi.