New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday prolonged an invite to vaccine producers all over the world to make vaccines in India.
Addressing the 76th session of the United Nations Common Meeting, Prime Minister Modi mentioned India has resumed the method of offering vaccines to those that want it on this planet.
“I extend an invitation to vaccine manufacturers around the world. Come, make vaccine in India,” he mentioned.
Prime Minister Modi mentioned the coronavirus pandemic has taught the world that the worldwide financial system ought to be extra diversified now.
Prime Minister Modi additionally threw mild on Zydus Cadila’s three-dose Covid-19 DNA vaccine that was cleared by the Medication Controller Common of India (DCGI) final month.
“I would like to inform the UNGA that India has developed the world’s first DNA vaccine. Another vaccine is in the final stages of development,” he mentioned.
“The Indian scientists are working on developing a nasal vaccine for the coronavirus,” he added.
The world’s first DNA-plasmid vaccine, developed by Cadila Healthcare (Zydus Cadila), final month obtained emergency-use authorisation from the DCGI to be used in adolescents 12 years outdated and above.
Prime Minister Modi additionally supplied his condolences to these households, who misplaced their shut ones because of the Covid-19 pandemic.
“In the last 1.5 years, the entire world has been facing the worst pandemic in 100 years, I pay tribute to all those who have lost their lives in this deadly pandemic and I express my condolences to their families,” he mentioned.