Corona: Center to send 1220 ventilators to Telangana

Thursday, July 9th, 2020, 03:00:16 AM IST

Union minister Kishan Reddy said that the central government has decided to send 1220 ventilators to Telangana to help combat the widespread coronavirus.

Kishan went on to say that the central government has already provided 7,14,000 N-95 masks, 2,41,000 PPE kits, 23 lakh HCQ tablets, 2,90,000 RTPCR kits, 1,22, 764 RNA kits, and 52,000 VTM kits to Telangana till now.

Kishan Reddy, for a while now, has been saying that the central government is providing all necessary support to the government of Telangana in the fight against Covid-19.

The BJP senior leader says the center will be sending 1220 ventilators to Telangana immediately.

Meanwhile, the government of Telangana has been facing stern criticism on social media for the relatively poor testing rate in the state.

Telangana government is yet to speak about the central government’s contribution since the onset of Covid-19 pandemic.