LUCKNOW, March 25 -- Citing limited logistics, the state health department has demanded one lakh personal protection equipment (PPE) and N-95 masks from the centre. In a letter to the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), the director, state infectious disease control department in the state pointed out that disposable logistics were not available in the market hence these should be provided to the state, for the health staff taking care of coronavirus cases. According to the details submitted to NCDC, the state has 6500 PPE and 5500 N-95 masks and would require one lakh more of them. HTC

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