- Virtual meetings held among PM Modi and three teams working on developing vaccines for COVID-19.
- These teams were from Gennova Biopharmaceuticals Ltd, Biological E Ltd, and Dr. Reddys Laboratories.
- PM Modi praised the efforts of the scientists for coming out with a vaccine solution.
Today, a virtual meeting was held among PM Narendra Modi and three teams, who are developing and manufacturing vaccines for COVID-19. These teams were from Gennova Biopharmaceuticals Ltd Pune, Biological E Ltd Hyderabad, and Dr. Reddys Laboratories Ltd Hyderabad.
Throughout the meeting, PM Modi praised the efforts of the scientists who came out with a vaccine solution that will tackle COVID-19. They also talked about various possible platforms for vaccine development. Concerning the regulatory processes and related matters, the companies were asked by the PM to suggest their recommendations and plans.
The PM said that the general public should know about the vaccine and its efficiency and that’s why the companies were suggested to take extra efforts to inform the public by the PM. They also talked about issues regarding logistics, transport, cold chain, etc in respect of delivering and distributing the vaccines.
Detailed data and results of all the vaccine candidates who are at different stages of trials are anticipated early next year onwards.
All the departments concerned to involve with the manufacturers were advised by the PM to seek to solve issues so that the demands of the country and the entire world can be provided by these companies.