Over six more COVID-19 Vaccines to come up in India: Dr Harsh Vardhan
He said, “On Saturday, March 13, 20 lakh people were vaccinated. With this, India is not only helping to eliminate the corona infection, but the whole world."
New Delhi: One of the biggest crises of this decade is the world's largest vaccination campaign in India to deal with the corona pandemic. Till Saturday morning, 1.84 crore doses of Corona Vaccine have been given across the country and corona test of 23 crore people has been done.
India provided vaccine to 71 countries:
With this, India has provided the Corona vaccine to 71 countries of the world. Meanwhile, Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan told on Saturday that more than six new vaccines of Corona are coming soon in India.
During the inauguration of the new building of the National Institute of Environmental Health on Saturday, Dr. Harsh Vardhan said that two indigenous vaccines have just started to be used in India to combat coronavirus. Now six more vaccines will come soon.
With this, he told that vaccination program is also going on in the country at a rapid pace. According to new data released by the Health Ministry, 2.91 crore people have been vaccinated with Corona till 7 pm on Saturday.
20 Lakh people vaccinated on March 13:
He said, “On Saturday, March 13, 20 lakh people were vaccinated. With this, India is not only helping to eliminate the corona infection, but the whole world. India has provided the Corona vaccine to 71 countries of the world. Canada, Brazil and other developed countries are using the Indian vaccine with great enthusiasm. Along with this, many other countries are also demanding the vaccine of India. And now more than half a dozen new vaccines are coming soon. "
Speaking at the program, Dr. Harsh Vardhan said, "Prime Minister Narendra Modi wants to create a new India so that India can be made a 'World Guru'. This is the time of a scientific fight and not a political battle, so there is a need to respect science and eliminate politics on the vaccine. We should work together. The efforts of our scientists are commendable because it is due to their hard work that we have achieved all this. ”
He said that in addition to being the year of Corona, the year 2020 will also be remembered as the year of science and scientists.