new Delhi: The press conference was organized by the Ministry of Health amidst increasing cases of corona in the country. Balaram Bhargava, DG Professor of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) said that clinical trials of three vaccines are currently underway in India. Candila and Bharat Biotech have completed Phase One trial. The Serum Institute has completed the phase two-trial trial and will begin phase three trials (with 1500 patients from 14 locations) after clearance.
Along with this, he told that plasma therapy has been used in some form for more than 100 years and is used for various virus infections. It is being used in Kovid-19. It helps or is not being studied.
On the other hand, Secretary of the Ministry of Health, Rajesh Bhushan said that there are 14 states / union territories in India where the number of active cases is less than five thousand. There are 18 states / union territories where the number of active K is between five thousand and fifty thousand. Apart from this, he said that the average positivity rate in the country is 8.4 percent.
Rajesh Bhushan said that the capacity to produce oxygen in India is more than 6900 metric tons at this time. There is no lack of oxygen. The problem occurs when you do not have inventory management. Every state needs to ensure proper inventory management so that oxygen can be replenished on time.
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