Health Minister Harsh Vardhan says Corona will be under control till Diwali. And hope to get vaccine by the end of the year. Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday hoped that the corona would be controlled by Diwali. Addressing the ‘Nation First’ webinar series organized by Anant Kumar Foundation. Dr. Harshvardhan said that experts like Dr. Devi Prasad Shetty and Dr. CN Manjnath would probably agree that like other viruses that have appeared in the world in the past. The corona will also become endemic after some time.
Health Minister Harsh Vardhan says Corona will be under control till Diwali hope to get vaccine by the end of the year
And this epidemic has taught us a definite lesson. It has taught us to be normal. It has also taught us to be more careful, more cautious about our lifestyle. He also hoped to get the corona vaccine by the end of this year and said that we are not far behind any country in the world in the race to get the vaccine for the prevention of corona virus.
And seven to eight vaccines are being worked out in India. Three of these clinical trials have reached the stage and hopefully we will get a vaccine by the end of this year. Let us tell you that the first vaccine is Covaxin, developed by Bharat Biotech jointly with the Indian Medical Research Institute (ICMR).
The second vaccine is named Zykov-D, developed by Zydus Cadila. The third vaccine is named Covishield, developed by Oxford University and jointly produced by Serum Institute of India, Pune and AstraZeneca. Its trial is currently underway in Pune. The trial of a vaccine has reached the third stage.