OUE Lippo Healthcare announced, on July 21, that the emergency department of its flagship hospital, Hlaing Tharyar Hospital, will be temporarily closed due to a shortage of manpower, oxygen and medical supplies amid the recent surge in Covid-19 cases in Myanmar.

Hlaing Tharyar Hospital is located in the country’s former capital of Yangon.

The rest of the departments in the hospital will remain operational, it says.

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