We will soon beat America in testing – Dr. Harsh Vardhan
Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan told the Rajya Sabha that 300 million corona cases and 5-6 million deaths were reported in India in July-August. In this country of 135 crores, we are doing 11 lakh tests daily. America has done more than 50 million tests so far. We will soon leave America behind in terms of testing.
Made the country trust with the Rajya Sabha
Giving information, Dr. Harsh Vardhan said that the government did not delay at all in the Corona case. He said that on 7th, the WHO mentioned the corona virus and we started meetings from 8 January. History will remember PM Modi about how he kept an eye on every action regarding Corona for 8 consecutive months. He consulted everyone.
Death rate is lowest in India
Health Minister Harsh Vardhan had said in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday that the government has taken effective steps to deal with the outbreak of Corona epidemic due to which the mortality from infection is much lower than other countries. Dr. Harsh Vardhan gave a statement in the House on the ‘Kovid epidemic and the Government’s move’ and said that the government is combating the epidemic in a strategic manner and has been successful so far. The government has succeeded in stopping new cases of Kovid-19 and deaths from it.
Vaccine expected by early 2021
In the Rajya Sabha, Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan said that India is making efforts like other countries. A group of experts is overseeing this under the guidance of the PM and we have better plans ahead. We hope to have the vaccine available in India early next year.
We are traveling to stop this epidemic- Dr. Harsh Vardhan
Informing the House about the situation of the country in the cases of corona infection and the government’s strategy to fight it, the Health Minister said that the country has reduced the number of deaths due to epidemics and the steps taken to prevent its spread have been successful. He said that 13 states in the country have the highest number of corona cases but the situation is much better here than in other countries of the world. Most of the cases and deaths due to corona are from Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Assam, Kerala, West Bengal, Bihar, Telangana, Odisha and Gujarat. Government efforts have prevented corona infection. India ranks second in the world in cases of corona infection.