Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said, India is expected to have a Coronavirus (Covid-19) vaccine in a few months and the country should be in the process of delivering it to people in the next six months, said.
When India will have the Covid-19 Vaccine?
He has attended the annual General Meeting of Indian Red Cross Society (IRCS) and St. John’s Ambulance. “We are very much into the vaccine development process…in the next few months at the most we should have a vaccine and in the next six months we should be in the process of delivering the vaccine to the people of India,” he said.
India fight against Covid-19
Vardhan said to fight against Covid-19 the social distance of maintaining a distance of six feet should be followed, along with regular washing of hands and wearing of masks and face covers, especially in public places. “Maintaining a distance of six feet, regular washing of hands and wearing of masks/face covers, especially in public places can save lives along with livelihood, which has been the ultimate goal of government,” he said.
He congratulated the organisations for their exemplary work during the pandemic Especially with the upcoming festivities & winter season, it’s essential to adopt the social vaccine to prevent the spread of the virus. He applauded their voluntary efforts of distributing masks, sanitizers, medicines & other relief material to the underprivileged during the pandemic