Medical staff are facing life-or-death scrambles to get scarce oxygen supplies as COVID-19 cases surge
* India’s capital city faces acute oxygen shortages
* Indian court intervenes, criticises authorities for lax planning
* Even top hospitals have only limited oxygen supplies
* Federal government says trying its best to ensure availability
By Devjyot Ghoshal and Aditya Kalra
NEW DELHI, April 22 (Reuters) — Pankaj Solanki, a doctor and the director of a small hospital in New Delhi, rushed to an oxygen vendor earlier this week to secure enough cylinders to keep 10 COVID-19 patients on the ICU ward breathing.
His supplies would only last until Thursday …