IAF airlifts 2 cryogenic oxygen containers from Hindon to Ranchi

Ranchi (Jharkhand), May 02 (ANI): Indian Air Force airlifted 2 cryogenic oxygen containers from Hindon to Ranchi on May 02 in a bid to meet the increased demand of medical oxygen amid the surge in COVID-19 cases. Tankers, loaded with medical oxygen are scheduled to travel by road. Tankers cannot be transported by IAF aircraft as the gas is considered flammable and may pose a threat.