Coronavirus: from Google’s Sundar Pichai to steel magnate Lakshmi Mittal, Indian diaspora races to help homeland in crisis

Published May 02 2021 at 5:15 AM GMT
  • In the United States, Jaspreet Rai is desperately trying to do her part for the country she left more than 30 years ago: help its people breathe.
  • Rai, 53, who moved from Punjab to New York, is the founder of Sanrai International, a provider of oxygen concentrators.“This is probably the hardest time [our workers] are going through,” Rai said of her 100-strong staff on the ground, who will supply 30,000 units across India this month.
  • People in India are “literally gasping for air”, said Rai, whose….



  • Published May 2, 2021 5:15 AM GMT