The demand for Remdesivir is rising daily in several elements of the nation as a result of rising Covid-19 cases.
Union Minister, Mansukh Mandaviya stated, “The manufacturing of Remdesivir is being elevated quickly within the nation. A number of months earlier India was producing 38 lakh Remdesivir month-to-month and now manufacturing of Remdesivir injection has reached 1.05 crore month-to-month.”
He additional stated that the federal government will very quickly meet the rising demand for Remdesivir injection.
“Very quickly we can meet the rising demand of Remdesivir injection. The federal government’s relentless efforts to battle coronavirus proceed beneath the management of Prime Minister,” he stated.
The Minister additional stated that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi authorities has taken a number of steps to ramp up manufacturing of Remdesivir injection and right this moment 57 vegetation are producing Remdesivir injection.
“Prime Minister Narendra Modi Authorities has taken a number of steps to ramp up manufacturing of Remdesivir injection and right this moment 57 vegetation day-night producing Remdesivir injection to satisfy the demand. Earlier than the second wave of Covid-19, there have been solely 20 vegetation for the manufacturing of such injection,” added Mansukh Mandaviya.
Because of the surge within the Covid-19 circumstances within the nation, there was an enormous demand for Remdesivir. Over the previous few weeks, a number of circumstances of hoarding and black-marketing of Remdesivir injections have additionally been reported.
In the meantime, India registered a slight dip in Covid-19 circumstances because it registered 3,57,229 new coronavirus infections within the final 24 hours, knowledgeable the union health ministry on Tuesday morning. With this, the cumulative depend of the circumstances has gone as much as 2,02,82,833.