vaccine export

COVID: Serum Institute resumes exports of Covishield vaccine

The vaccine maker has cumulatively produced 1.25 billion doses so far, a company statement said.

published on : 26th November 2021

India exported over 65 million doses of Covid vaccines to nearly 100 countries this year: PM Modi

Modi asserted that the global trust earned by the Indian healthcare sector has led to the country being called the “pharmacy of the world”.

published on : 18th November 2021

G-20 leaders to strengthen WHO to speed up emergency use authorisation for Covid-19 vaccines: Goyal

Prime Minister Modi had told G20 leaders on Saturday, October 30, 2021, that India is ready to produce over 5 billion Covid vaccine doses by the end of next year.

published on : 31st October 2021

Cap on export of syringes in Covid vaccine use

The move is directed at realising the target of vaccinating the country’s total adult population by the end of the year.

published on : 10th October 2021

Will ramp up production capacity as new Indian vaccines come on stream: India at UN 

India will resume the export of surplus COVID-19 vaccines in the fourth quarter of 2021 under the 'Vaccine Maitri' programme and meet its commitment to the COVAX global pool.

published on : 9th October 2021

WHO chief scientist welcomes India's decision to restart COVID-19 vaccine exports

Union health minister announced Government of India will resume Vaccine Maitri, an initiative to provide Covid vaccines to countries around the world and also fulfil its responsibility under Covax. 

published on : 21st September 2021

US Congressman welcomes India's decision to resume export of surplus COVID vaccine

Congressman Gregory Meeks asserted that vaccinating own citizens remains the topmost priority of the government. COVAX is co-led by Gavi, the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations and WHO.

published on : 21st September 2021

India to resume export of surplus Covid vaccines in October: Union Health Minister

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.

published on : 20th September 2021

'Will decide after public health goals are met': India on exporting vaccines

Responding to a question at a press briefing, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan said every country works with an aim of keeping its people, economy and social system safe.

published on : 3rd September 2021

South African activists slam J&J for exporting vaccines

The one-dose J&J vaccines were exported from South Africa, where they are assembled, despite the pressing need for vaccines across Africa, where less than 3% of the population is fully vaccinated.

published on : 18th August 2021

Not right time to talk about supply of Covid-19 vaccine to other countries: India

Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan said India has supplied 600 million doses to 76 countries under the 'Vaccine-Maitri' initiative,

published on : 3rd June 2021

Rahul Gandhi leads 'arrest me too' campaign as cops detain people over critical poster on PM Modi

The opposition party said tough questions will be asked from the prime minister if people don't get vaccines, medicines and oxygen.

published on : 16th May 2021

COVID vaccine export: Congress slams Centre, leaders change profile photos after arrest over posters

Delhi Police arrested at least 21 people in the national capital under sections of the Defacement of Public Property Act for putting up the same poster in different parts of the city

published on : 16th May 2021

Over 84 per cent vaccine doses sent abroad due to commercial, licensing liabilities: BJP

Sending over 5.50 crore vaccine doses abroad were the compulsion of the two Indian manufacturers as it was part of their commercial and licensing liabilities, Patra said.

published on : 12th May 2021

India's reputation as pharmacy of world reinforced; made-in-India vaccines supplied to 72 nations: Jaishankar

He said the supply of the 'Made-in-India' vaccine to 72 nations after the world was reeling under the COVID-19 pandemic.

published on : 17th March 2021