Fourth Oxygen Express to Andhra Pradesh reaches Krishnapatnam Port
The Fourth Oxygen Express to Vijayawada Division, Andhra Pradesh reached Krishnapatnam Port today. The train has brought 60.66 metric tons of Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) filled in 2 tankers. So far Vijayawada Division has received 275 Metric tons of LMO through four Oxygen Express trains.
The Fourth Oxygen Express was transported from Rourkela, Odisha for a distance of 1305 kms in a short period of around 22 hours. To ensure that the train reaches the destination at the fastest possible time, Railways have created a green corridor route for uninterrupted and fast movement of these oxygen special train.
Adequate precautions are being taken so as to ensure that the Cryogenic cargo is safely transported across various states.
P. Srinivas, Divisional Railway Manager, Vijayawada said that the movement of these trains is being given the highest priority, with proper coordination among all Departments working round the clock to ensure speedy delivery.