The Supreme Court on Friday stated that the central authorities has to provide 700 metric tonnes of oxygen to Delhi daily until its subsequent order. Justice D.Y. Chandrachud and M.R. “We want 700 metric tonnes of oxygen to be supplied to Delhi on a daily basis,” Shah stated. Senior advocate Rahul Mehra, representing the Delhi authorities, referred to the provision of oxygen acquired by Delhi earlier than the apex courtroom. Mehra submitted earlier than the bench that the Delhi authorities has acquired 86 MT by 9 am on Friday and 16 MT of oxygen is in transit. Justice Chandrachud stated, “We need 700 metric tons to be equipped to Delhi. It needs to be equipped and we don’t need coercion.

”The bench insisted that its order relating to provide of oxygen to Delhi could be uploaded later within the afternoon, however the Center requested it to hold ahead and streamline the provision of oxygen to the nationwide capital. Justice Shah stated that the Center has to provide 700 metric tonnes of oxygen daily until additional orders. The Delhi authorities had complained earlier than the apex courtroom that it didn’t obtain 700 mt of oxygen even after the apex courtroom’s orders.