Valley of Mexico.- Governments of the Northeast Zone of the Valley of Mexico, after the shortage in the recharging of oxygen tanks, began the recharge program and free loans.
On Wednesday afternoon, almost simultaneously, authorities from Ecatepec and Coacalco, started the programs: “Un respiro para Ecatepec” and “Coacalco sana”, which consists of the loan and recharge of oxygen tanks for people infected by the SARS-CoV-2 virus.
➡️Despite a red traffic light by Covid, CDMX Tourism Promotion Director celebrates wedding
According to figures from the Federal Government’s Health Secretariat, in Ecatepec there are 20 thousand 773 infections by Covid-19, 6 thousand 175 suspected cases and 2,947 deaths have died. In Coacalco there are 3 thousand 392 infected, one thousand 191 suspected and 458 deaths.
For days, relatives of people infected by the deadly virus, have denounced through social networks the shortage for recharging equipment and where they find it the cost increased by more than double, in addition to the long lines and between seven up to more than 10 hours of waiting.
➡️ “When you hug him, I’ll be there”, the bears with clothes of Covid victims that help the duel
In Tecámac, which registers 4,608 confirmed cases, 2,689 under suspicion and 615 deaths, the government reported that if the people who were infected cannot leave their isolation and require oxygen, in specific cases they are even granted their own address for free.
To fill their oxygen tank free of charge and obtain a cylinder loan, those interested must show a copy of their INE identification with the applicant and patient address, proof of address no more than three months with address in the municipality where it is requested support. In addition, a copy of the results that prove positive for Covid-19, telephone number and sketch of the address.
While the Valle de Chalco city council in the eastern zone, through a reimbursement request, showing the voter’s credential, the sick patient’s medical certificate and the tickets or invoices of the company where the cylinder refills are being carried out, the government He promised to reimburse the cost of the filling, in addition to granting 2,000 pesos per patient. In the municipality, 1,754 infections, 600 suspects and 239 have died.