PM Modi to review Corona virus vaccine development today


On Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi landed in Ahmedabad as part of his three-city visit to review the vaccine development for Corona virus. 

PM Modi proceeded to pharma major Zydus Cadila’s plant near Ahmedabad from airport to get information about its vaccine development. 

The plant is located in the Changodar industrial area, over 20 km from Ahmedabad. Zydus Cadila has announced that the phase-I clinical trial of its vaccine candidate ZyCoV-D was over and it has commenced phase-II clinical trials from August. 

Following this, PM Modi to visit Bharat Biotech’s facility at Hyderabad where he is scheduled to visit vaccine maker. Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin is undergoing phase-3 trials. 

Also Read  Case against BJP's Vel Yathirai in High Court

After his visit to Hyderabad, PM will proceed to Pune, where he will visit the Serum Institute of India (SII), which has partnered with global pharma giant AstraZeneca and the Oxford University for the corona virus vaccine development. 

“The Prime Minister will reach Serum Institute campus around 4.30 p.m” said an official. “There PM Modi will know about the Vaccine’s  launch, production and distribution mechanism. The PM will fly back to Delhi in the evening” he added.

Also Read  TN govt issues guidelines for opening theatres 10 Nov

செய்திகளை உடனுக்குடன் தெரிந்துகொள்ள Tamil Mint Telegram சேனலில் சேரவும்

Related posts

Ben Stokes, Archer not included in Eng ODI squad

Tamil Mint

Kanimozhi’s challenge to BJP

Tamil Mint

Be prepared for next pandemic: WHO

Tamil Mint

Happy birthday Virat Kohli

Tamil Mint

We are a strong alternative in TN, says Kamal

Tamil Mint

Mobile Amma Unavagams inaugurated by CM EPS

Tamil Mint

Trail of coronavirus vaccine Sputnik V likely to resume in India

Tamil Mint

Whatsapp commences payment services in India

Tamil Mint

BJP leader L Murugan arrested in Tiruttani

Tamil Mint

RCB keen to defeat SRH in first eliminator of IPL 2020

Tamil Mint

Delhi reports worst air quality

Tamil Mint

Rohit Sharma all smiles after Mumbai win against KKR

Tamil Mint