Maharashtra Police to provide protection to tankers carrying oxygen amid acute shortage

As the state of Maharashtra reports a shortage of oxygen supply, the Maharashtra Police will be providing protection to tankers carrying liquid medical oxygen. This decision has been taken in order to avoid the oxygen tankers from being robbed. The government of Maharashtra is seeking help from various states and there have been certain incidents across the entire nation where oxygen tankers have been looted by panicked families. Therefore, as a precautionary measure, henceforth all the transportation for liquid oxygen supply will be under police scrutiny. TIMES NOW's reporter Rakesh brings in more details. Listen in to know more. Stay updated with the latest news and breaking stories only with Times Now.