Corona virus infection is once again spreading rapidly in the country. The situation is that the number of infected patients has crossed 9 million. In such a situation, the biggest hope of ending this pandemic is the relief news about the Corona vaccine. Adar Poonawala, CEO of the serum-making company Serum Institute of India, has said that the Oxford Covid-19 vaccine for healthcare workers and the elderly will arrive by February 2021 next year. He hoped that this vaccine should be available to the general public by April.
During an event, the Chief Executive Officer of Serum Institute of India, Adar Poonawala said that the price of the two doses required by the general public would be a maximum of one thousand rupees but it would depend on the final results of the test and regulatory approval. Poonawala said that by 2024, probably every Indian would have been vaccinated.
How long will each person take the corona vaccine
Adar Poonawala said that every person in India will take two or three years to get vaccinated. This is not just because of the shortage in supply but also because you need budget, vaccines, equipment, infrastructure and then people should be persuaded to get vaccinated and these are the factors that make up 80-90 percent of the population. Is required for vaccination.
The Union Health Minister said this about the Kovid vaccine
Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan said that the vaccine will be distributed in India in a scientific manner. He said that our country has a population of 135 crores. It is not easy to provide such large amounts of vaccine supplements for such a large population. From July to August 2021, we will have 400–500 million vaccine doses available. It is currently undergoing clinical trials in several companies.