Domestic companies, which have ramped up capacities over the last four months, said supply of ventilators was not the issue. The shortages being faced by the healthcare system were on account of several factors that include lack of intensivists as well as a mismatch in the specifications of the machines and requirements of hospitals.
Leading payment companies monitoring key payment channels also said there had been increased dependence on digital mediums for key services, which were reflected in their daily volumes.
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