American NGO provides 100 oxygen concentrators
Gangtok, 22 Jun: The United States - India Strategic Partnership Forum under the US India Friendship Alliance, Inc donated 100 oxygen concentrators to the State Government for the fight against COVID-19, a press release from the Chief Minister’s Office informs. Lalita Ambika Kumari, State Outreach and
Parliamentary Initiative, USISPF and Dr Mukesh Aghi, Director and Secretary, US India Friendship Alliance Inc, were instrumental in coordinating and facilitating the delivery of oxygen concentrators
valued at Rs 28 lakh, the release mentions. ACS (Health) and Resident Commissioner, New Delhi extended their support and Secretary (Agriculture/ Planning) facilitated the process of receipt of the oxygen concentrators and presented it to the Chief Minister, Prem Singh Tamang at Samman Bhawan,
Gangtok. USISPF is a New Yorkbased non-profit organisation that is leading the humanitarian relief
efforts to secure medical and other necessary items needed by the citizens of India.