Covid-19 Vaccine Updates: The indigenous vaccine of Coronavirus may be launched by June next year. According to the news of the Indian Express, the vaccine will be available in the next eight months if the government cannot announce its emergency use. The executive director of Bharat Biotech, a manufacturer of the vaccine, said that if everything goes according to plan, then cocaine will be available by the second quarter of next year i.e. June 2021.
Apart from this, according to the news of the routers, the central government is preparing a database of employees of all government and private hospitals to ensure vaccination to all the countrymen. This will ensure the vaccination of every person in the country as soon as possible. Health authorities gave this information. The target of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare is the vaccination of 20-25 crore people by July next year.
The government will have to provide data by next Friday
Odisha’s top health bureaucrat Pradeep Mohapatra said that the central government will provide the vaccine free of cost to all states. Mohapatra was present in the video conferencing with the Federal Health Officials. He told that vaccine will be given first to the health workers of government and private hospitals. This policy is the same for the whole country. PM Modi has promised that after successful testing of the vaccine it will be made available to all the countrymen but first it will be available to the health workers. All the states will make the information of all their health workers available to the central government by next Friday.
Serum Institute is making 200 million doses
India has the highest vaccine making capacity and Serum Institute of India is preparing 200 million Covid-19 doses by next year for many countries including India. The institute has got a contract to manufacture a large number of vaccines from AstraZeneca Plc and Novavax Inc.
The decline in new cases
In India, the rate of infection has come down. On September 17, a record Corona 97894 new cases were reported but now 54366 new cases have been reported in the last 24 hours. However, India is second only to the United States in the world in terms of total corona infection. In India, the number of Corona infects has crossed 78 lakhs.