The central government has promised to give coronavirus vaccine to at least 250 million people in India by July next year. Indian Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said on Sunday that 400 to 150 million doses of Kovid’s firepower were needed.
The ministry has asked states and union territories to prepare a list, which will be given antidote before and after priority, and will send by October. Health workers are being considered for vaccination at the forefront of the fight against Corona.
In a program called ‘A Sunday News’ on social media, the Indian Health Minister said that vaccination would be preferred to those directly involved in the identification, screening or treatment of corona patients, including doctors, nurses, health workers , Asha and Cleaner are included in both the public and private sectors. In addition, the benefits of the chain cond chain process to deliver vaccines to all more states will be shown the way to build other infrastructure.
Harsh Vardhan said, “The Center is working hard to ensure that the antidote is delivered in a fair and transparent manner.” Our first goal is to ensure that every citizen of the country is vaccinated against Corona. ‘
The entire process will be taken forward by a high-level committee headed by VK Pal, Member (Health), NITI Aayog. “The government will extend all possible assistance to Indian vaccine manufacturers and ensure that the vaccine reaches everyone,” he said.
Regarding the fear of selling antidotes in the black market, Harshvardhan said, “Antidotes will be distributed according to pre-determined needs.” Details of the entire process will be announced in the next few months to maintain transparency.
He said that no decision has yet been taken on the third phase of the trial of the Russian antidote Sputnik-Veer.
Meanwhile, the Indian Ministry of Health said on Monday that as of 8 am on October 5, the total number of corona cases in the country was 8 lakh 23 thousand 615. 1 lakh 2 thousand 85 people have died due to infection. 55 lakh 6 thousand 603 people have recovered and the number of active cases is 9 lakh 34 thousand 428.
In the last 24 hours, 64,442 people have been infected with Corona in India. 903 people have died. After recovering, 8,636 people were discharged from the hospital.
According to the Ministry of Health, the number of active patients in Corona in India for 13 consecutive days is less than 1 million. The ministry said today that the number of corona cases in India is more than 75 lakhs. 55 lakhs has been recovered. In the last 24 hours, 940 people died, the total number of deaths was 1 lakh 1 thousand 72. The recovery rate is 74.13 percent. The ministry said that Maharashtra, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh had the highest number of deaths in the last 24 hours. Source: Anandbazar Magazine, The Wall