Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has said that any attempt to “destroy the environment” by spreading misleading information about the oxygen crisis would lead to action under the National Security Act as well as confiscation of property.
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said there was no shortage of oxygen in his state and there was ample supply. News The Hindu.
Yogi Adityanath uttered this warning in a video conference with a journalist on Saturday.
Yogi said there is no shortage of oxygen in any hospital, be it private or government. The problem is black market and stocks, which will be dealt with harshly.
‘We are conducting oxygen testing in collaboration with IIT Kanpur, IIM. Oxygen has been instructed to be properly monitored, ‘added Yogi Adityanath.
The Chief Minister said, “The patient does not need oxygen even if he is infected. I hope the media will cooperate in raising awareness about this issue.”
Yogi told reporters, ‘A private hospital spoke of oxygen shortage two days ago. Later investigation revealed that the hospital had enough oxygen. People are getting scared because of these people. Those who do not need oxygen are also afraid. The situation is getting complicated.