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New Delhi, Apr 21 : Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday termed the Nashik Oxygen-leak incident, in which 22 lives were lost, as ‘extremely tragic’.
“The news of patients’ death at Nashik’s Zakhir Hussain Hospital is extremely tragic. My heartfelt condolences to the aggrieved families,” Mr Gandhi said.
He appealed to the Maharashtra government and his party workers to provide all possible assistance.
At least 22 patients on ventilators died due to an interrupted supply of oxygen at the Zakir Hussain Municipal hospital in Maharashtra’s Nashik district today. The incident happened when an Oxygen tanker leaked while tankers were being filled.