Monday May 27, 2024
Monday May 27, 2024

Japan govt donates 114 oxygen generators to Nepal

2021 Oct 28, 18:20, Kathmandu
File photo: Japan govt donated Oxygen Generators. Source: Embassy of Japan in Nepal Website

The Government of Japan has provided an additional 114 oxygen generators to support Nepal’s efforts to combat the COVID-19 pandemic.

Charge d’ Affaires of the Embassy of Japan, YOSHIOKA Yuzo, expressed happiness to assist Nepali hospitals and hopes that medical equipment provided by Japan would be used to save many lives in Nepal.

Japan has been continuously supporting Nepal in the fight against COVID-19 by providing medical equipment including 25 blood gas analyzers, 25 portable ultrasound image diagnostic systems, six ambulances, and 274 oxygen generators that are now in use at hospitals across the country.

Japan has been implementing comprehensive support to the health sector of Nepal, with advanced medical equipment such as MRI machines provided to eight public advanced hospitals.

In August, Japan provided 1.6 million doses of AstraZeneca vaccines to Nepal.

Another project to transport the COVID-19 vaccines effectively is expected under the Last One Mile Program with UNICEF.


Japan Japan Government Oxygen Generators covid-19 Embassy of Japan Gas Analyzers Diagnostic Systems Ambulances MRI Machines AstraZeneca vaccines Last One Mile Program UNICEF
Nepal's First Online News Portal
Published by Nepalnews Pvt Ltd
Editor: Raju Silwal
Information Department Registration No. 1505 / 076-77


Kathmandu, Nepal,


[email protected]

Terms of Use Disclaimer
© NepalNews. 2021 All rights reserved. | Nepal's First News Portal