The service has been rolled out in cities comparable to Mumbai, Thane, Pune, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Chakan, Nasik and Nagpur in Maharashtra with the corporate deploying round 100 automobiles to beat the transportation bottleneck with secure and fast transportation to ship oxygen cylinders on demand, a launch mentioned.
The service shall be helmed by Mahindra Logistics, which is partnering with the administration and native authorities our bodies on this undertaking, Mahindra & Mahindra mentioned.
The firm additionally mentioned it’s in discussions with the civic administration and authorities departments to increase the service to different cities as nicely, together with Delhi, which alongside with different states is dealing with an acute scarcity of medical oxygen.
Besides, given the overwhelming response prior to now 48 hours, extending this initiative to ship oxygen cylinders on to sufferers’ houses can be into consideration, it mentioned.
“We are dedicated to deploying our assets and capabilities innovatively to deal with the problem on hand. Oxygen on Wheels meets an pressing want by partnering with native authorities to assist save valuable lives and cut back the stress on our healthcare providers,” mentioned Anish Shah, Managing Director and CEO, Mahindra Group.
With a big fleet of automobiles at its disposal and an built-in command and management heart, Mahindra Logistics is working on making a seamless and infinite chain of provide of lifesaving oxygen and transport it to the hospitals and medical centres in a means that’s secure and dependable, the corporate mentioned.