Considering the effects of the second wave of the Covid-19 virus in the country, the Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi, Manish Sisodia has announced the constitution of a four-member committee of medical experts to probe into the deaths due to lack of oxygen. However, the Delhi government is currently waiting for the approval of the Lt Governor of Delhi, Anil Baijal on the same.
While Manish Sisodia during an online briefing stated that a few days back when the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic hit India, the national capital also witnessed a lack of Oxygen, and many people lost their lives to the lack of the Oxygen, reportedly.
Hence, extending their helping hands towards the families of the deceased, the Delhi Government has decided to pay a sum of INR 5 lakhs to the family members of any deceased due to the lack of Oxygen, as compensation.
It was also stated that soon after the committee gets approved, the work on the proposed plan will commence.