PM Modi's high-level meeting, discussion on topics related to procurement in the country

Prime Minister Narendra Modi also reviewed various issues such as priority of population groups for cold chain infrastructure enhancement to HCW linking vaccine and technology platforms for the Corona vaccination roll-out.

21st November, 2020

In the midst of the corona epidemic in the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a review meeting on the vaccine strategy. In this meeting, PM Modi discussed important issues related to the speed of success of the corona vaccine, regulatory approval and procurement. Also reviewed various issues such as adding vaccinators and technology platforms for vaccination roll-out, access to HCWs, preference of population groups for cold chain infrastructure enhancement. In this meeting of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, officials associated with PMO, NITI Aayog, Ministry of External Affairs, Science and Technology, and Health Ministry were present.

Let me tell you that many pharma companies are claiming that their vaccine is more than 90 per cent. Due to this, the Government of India is now meeting on the Corona vaccine. So far in the successful trials of the Corona vaccine, Pfizer, Moderna Inc and AstraZeneca vaccine of UK have declared themselves more than 90% effective. At the same time, Serum Institute of India has said that the corona vaccine may come in the country by January.

India biotech company vaccine trial in third phase

Talking about the Corona vaccine of our country, the trial of three companies in India is in various stages. In this, the trial of the India biotech company vaccine has started in the third phase, the results have proved effective so far.

New cases of Corona rising again in Delhi

The country is seeing a decrease in new cases of corona. At the same time, the recovery rate of corona is also much better than the rest of the countries. However, in the capital of the country, Delhi is witnessing an increase in the number of cases of corona once again. Around 7 thousand new cases are coming to Delhi daily. Due to this, the Central and State Governments are again united in Delhi against Corona and are requesting people to strictly follow the war against the epidemic.

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Reported by:
Pankaj Prasad