Oxygen Plant Inaugurated At NTPC Bongaigaon To Tackle COVID 19 Crisis

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Kokrajhar, Oct 7: The NTPC Bongaigaon situated at Salakati in Kokrajhar under its Corporate Social Responsibility under the Ministry of Power Initiative inaugurated the oxygen boosting & bottling plant today.

The oxygen plant set up as a preventive measure and care against COVID 19 was inaugurated at NTPC Bongaigaon Hospital premises by Joint Director, Health Services, Kokrajhar Dr. Jahiruddin Ahmed, in the presence of Subrata Mandal, ED, NTPC Bongaigaon and corona warriors of the station.

The Oxygen plant was inaugurated post the dedication of various Oxygen plants across the country by Prime Minister Narendra Modi under PM Care Fund.

The oxygen plant has a piping network which is being provided for 40 beds at NTPC site hospital. Provision for back up supply from the cylinder banks is also being provided with automatic changeover from direct supply (PSA module) to Cylinder bank and vice versa. The oxygen plant is equipped with Automatic Oxygen generation on demand Online purity indication and Audio-visual alarms Analog output for remote monitoring Mimic display for PSA functions meets the requirements as per Indian standard / ISO and other international standards.

T. Ravinder, GM (O&M), Umesh Singh, GM (FM and Maintenance), D. P. Patra, GM (Operations), Smt. Jayasree Mandal, President, Bardwi Sikhla Club, Dr. Ela Chakraborty, CMO, NTPC Bongaigaon , departmental heads, representatives of Union and Association, welfare bodies were also present on the occasion.