World Health Organization (WHO) Chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has praised Indian prime minister, Narendra Modi’s for assuring the world that India will use its vaccine production capacity in helping nations fight Covid-19.
He further stated that the pandemic can be defeated only by mobilising resources for common good.
Modi, while addressing the 75th session of the UN General Assembly said that as the largest vaccine producing country of the world, he wants to assure the global community today that India’s vaccine production and delivery capacity will be used to help all humanity in fighting this crisis, he said.
“Even during these difficult times of the raging pandemic, the pharmaceutical industry of India has sent essential medicines to more than 150 countries.
“Thank you for your commitment to solidarity, Prime Minister @narendramodi. Only together, by mobilising our forces and resources jointly for the common good, can we end the #COVID-19 pandemic”, the WHO Director-General said in a tweet.
India further revealed plans to move ahead with its Phase 3 Vaccine Clinical trials.
India’s Prime Minister further assured that India will also help all the countries in enhancing their cold chain and storage capacities for the delivery of the vaccines.