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Tuesday, 21 September 2021

Oxygen leak that led to deaths of 24 COVID-19 patients at Indian hospital caught on CCTV

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Oxygen leak that led to deaths of 24 COVID-19 patients at Indian hospital caught on CCTV
Oxygen leak that led to deaths of 24 COVID-19 patients at Indian hospital caught on CCTV

An oxygen leak that led to the deaths of 24 COVID-19 patients at an Indian hospital has been caught on CCTV.

An oxygen leak that led to the deaths of 24 COVID-19 patients at an Indian hospital has been caught on CCTV.

The footage from April 21 shows a cloud of white fumes being released from an oxygen storage unit in Zakir Hussain Municipal Hospital.

This leak disrupted the oxygen supply for around 30 minutes seeing 24 COVID-19 die.

Around 150 patients were oxygen-dependent or on ventilators at the time.

The state's government has ordered a probe into the incident.

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