The Govt. of india on Wednesday orders all the producers of remdesivir to speed up production to tackle the demand for the injection.From past 15 days the covid-19 cases rises day by day and there is a gap between demand and supply of this life saving injection in some parts of the country.
While talking to PTI the minister of state for chemical and fertilizer Mr Mansukh mandaviya has said that we have ordered all the seven producers of remdesivir to speed up production to meet the demand.Remdesivir is considered life saving drug for combating against covid-19 cases.
Mr Mandaviya ordered all the seven drug makers Mylan, Hetero, Jubiliant Life Sciences, Cipla, Dr Reddy’s, Zydus Cadila and Sun Pharma to increase the production. these 7 companies have a monthly production capacity of 31.60 lakh vials.