IAF transports around 25 tonnes of medical supplies in last 3 days across country

IAF transports around 25 tonnes of medical supplies in last 3 days across country

Amid the ongoing nationwide lockdown to combat Covid-19, the Indian Air Force on Wednesday said it has transported around 25 tonnes of essential medical supplies from Delhi, Surat, Chandigarh to Manipur, Nagaland and the Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh.

The medical supplies include personal protective equipment (PPE), hand sanitiser, surgical gloves, thermal scanners, the IAF said in a statement, adding that medical personnel are also being taken from one place to another using their aircraft.