Made in India COVID-19 vaccine soon: PM Modi


NEW DELHI: Bringing hope amid COVID-19 pandemic, Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his Indepndence day speech said that an India-made vaccine for the Coronavirus disease will be out soon. In his aqddress to the nation from Red Fort, PM Modi said that the government is waiting for a green signal from scientists.

“All of us are waiting for a vaccine for Covid-19. I want to tell you that three vaccine candidates are at different stages of testing in the country,” said the prime minister.

“As soon as our experts and scientists give the green signal, a Made in India Covid-19 vaccine will be available soon,” he added.

He also hailed the role of the healthcare professionals who are at the forefront of the battle against Covid-19, the disease cased by the virus. PM Modi said that the government will produce the potential vaccine on a large scale.