The Pune-based pharmaceutical company has enhanced the manufacturing capacity of Covishield to more than 20 crore doses per month.
Managing Director of Bharat Biotech International Ltd also said the Phase 2 trials of the firm's intranasal vaccine against COVID-19 is expected to be over by next month.
The R-values of Maharashtra and Kerala are below 1, giving a much needed relief to these two states with the highest number of active cases.
Addressing the media, Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said the government will receive over 30 crore doses of COVID-19 vaccines in October and over 100 crore doses in the next three months.
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From October 4, the current traffic light system of red, amber and green countries based on levels of COVID-19 risk will be scrapped in the UK and replaced with one red list only.
The active cases now comprise 1.02 per cent of the total infections and the national COVID-19 recovery rate has been recorded at 97.65 per cent, it said.
After the detection of the new sub-lineages, several cases classified as Delta in July are now being reclassified as AY.4 and AY.12.
Based on the results, the study said, it is presumed that the prevalence of COVID-19 misinformation can have a positive association with the pandemic situation.
The active cases have declined to 3,51,087 and comprise 1.05 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 97.62 per cent, the ministry said.
More than 71 lakh doses were administered on September 13 till 7 pm, according to the provisional data available on Co-WIN portal.
The death toll due to the disease has climbed to 4,43,213, with 339 daily fatalities being recorded, the Union health ministry data said.
Number of active Covid cases in India declines by 6,595 in a day to stand at 3,84,921, said the Union Health Ministry.
The active cases comprise 1.18 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 97.49 per cent, the ministry said.
Panelists at the Bharat Soka Gakkai webinar concurred that the current crisis can only be resolved through a new era of cooperation.
The overall infection tally in the city has climbed to 14,38,082, of which over 14.12 lakh patients have recovered.