Highlights:

  • Today PM Narendra Modi had chaired a meeting to discuss the situation of the country in the context of Covid 19.
  • Three vaccines are in advanced stages, of which two are in Phase 2 while one in Phase 3.
  • The Expert Group is actively working with State Governments on vaccine prioritization and distribution. 
  • The festive season is around the corner, PM appealed to everyone to maintain social distancing, wash hands, and to wear masks.

Today, PM Narendra Modi had chaired a meeting to discuss the situation of the country in the context of Covid 19. He also discussed vaccine delivery, distribution, and administration. The PM noted the steady decline of Covid cases and the growth rate in the country.

Currently in India, three vaccines are in advanced stages, of which two are in Phase 2 while one in Phase 3. PM Modi also said India will be helping neighboring countries and the entire world in providing vaccines, medicines, and IT platforms for the vaccine delivery system.

National Expert Group on Vaccine Administration for Covid in consultation with the State Government and other Stakeholders have prepared a blueprint of Vaccine development. The Expert Group is actively working with State Governments on vaccine prioritization and distribution.

In the meeting, the PM had also directed for speedy access to vaccines keeping the geographical span and diversity in mind. In the meeting, he further said to make use of experience of successful conduct of elections and disaster management in the Country. He said in a similar way vaccine delivery and administration should be implemented.

The festive season is around the corner, PM appealed to everyone to maintain social distancing, wash hands, and to wear masks. The meeting was attended by Union Health Minister, Shri Harsh Vardhan, Principal Secretary to PM, Member (Health) NITI Aayog, Principal Scientific Advisor, Senior Scientists, officers of PMO, and other Departments of Government of India.  

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