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Corornavirus: Adar Poonawala said on increasing cases of corona - 50-60 lakh doses of vaccine available

Pankaj Prasad
Adar Poonawala
Adar Poonawala

Corona cases are increasing rapidly in the country.

Corona cases are increasing rapidly in the country. Meanwhile, Adar Poonawala, CEO of Serum Institute of India, has said that his company has already made 50-60 lakh doses of the Covax vaccine. He also said that the cases of corona are increasing but this strain of corona is not very dangerous. Talking to the media, Poonawalla gave this information.  

What did Adar Poonawala say

In the last 24 hours, 12,193 cases of corona have been registered in the country, after which the active cases of corona in the country have increased to 67,556. The Union Health Ministry gave this information on Saturday. Poonawala said that the current Kovid strain is not very dangerous but as a precaution elderly people can take booster dose of vaccine but it is their choice whether they want to take booster dose or not. 50-60 lakh doses of Covax are available. Along with this, we are preparing to produce the same Covishield dose in the next two-three months. 

Is going Although the demand is still low. According to the health bulletin of the Government of Maharashtra, the current strain of corona in the state is the XBB.1.16 variant of Omicron. At the same time, the Center has instructed eight states Uttar Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra etc. to take strict steps so that the corona does not spread.