64 Foreign Envoys Reach Hyderabad On Coronavirus Vaccine DevelopmentsDecember 09, 2020 12:17
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64 Foreign Envoys Reach Hyderabad On Coronavirus Vaccine Developments:- The entire world is shattered because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic which impacted the entire world. USA and India are the most impacted countries and they are in huge financial stress. 64 foreign envoys are scheduled to visit Bharat Biotech and Biological E in Hyderabad and they reached the Telangana capital. Both these companies are busy developing a vaccine for novel coronavirus, in continuation of the briefing made by the Union Ministry of External Affairs. In this while, India's Central Drug Regulator will review the applications filed by Serum Institute of India, Pfizer and the Bharat Biotech. They have sought emergency use authorization for their produced coronavirus vaccine.
Telangana: The 64 Heads of Missions in India arrive in Hyderabad.— ANI (@ANI) December 9, 2020
They are scheduled to visit Bharat Biotech and Biological E. Ltd, in continuation of the briefing by Ministry of External Affairs (MEA). #COVID19 https://t.co/YcZohhBBIL pic.twitter.com/vrokqZxu1S
Pfizer, the US pharmaceutical giant sought the approval for its vaccine on December 4th and the Serum Institute of India filed their application on December 6th. Bharat Biotech was the next to file their application on December 7th. India is the world's largest vaccine manufacturer and has the capacity to produce vaccines for several countries around the globe. A total number of 32,080 fresh cases of coronavirus are reported in the country and the total tally of cases reached 97,35,850. The total number of active cases in India are said to be 3,78,909 and 92,15,581 people recovered completely from coronavirus. The recovery rate of India stands at 94.66 percent. 402 new deaths are reported in the country in the last 24 hours and the death toll mounted to 1,41,360.