Ministry of Health and and Family Welfare on Monday afternoon tweeted that automobile manufacturers in the country have been asked to manufacture ventilators to assist in the fight against coronavirus pandemic. Over 1,000 confirmed positive cases have been reported even as the entire nation conitnues to be in lockdown mode till April 14.
The Health Ministry's tweet informed that major automobile makers in the country have been asked to assist in the fight against coronavirus. "Automobile manufacturers have been asked to manufacture #ventilators and are working towards this end," the post on the micro-blogging website read. There are currently 14,000 ventilators which have been dedicated for coronavirus patients in hospitals around the country.