Nepal beset by shortage of hospital beds and oxgyen amid Covid surge

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    A lack of liquid oxygen is proving a huge challenge to Nepal as it is swept by another wave of the coronavirus. Supplies from India are no longer available and the country’s complex political situation is also hindering the situation.

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