‘Very large quantities of vaccines to be made in India’

Mark Suzman

Chennai: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation CEO Mark Suzman has said a very large portion of Covid-19 vaccines are likely to be manufactured in India through the country’s strong and robust private sector partners.

Speaking to PTI, Suzman said that India is doing everything it can right now with the resources at hand to fight the Covid-19 pandemic.

“I think India is doing everything it can right now with the resources at hand, but we are all hopeful that next year as some of these vaccines should come out…and our expectation is that a very large portion of these are likely to be manufactured in India through the strong and robust Indian private sector partners and then that will be the key area to focus on in the next phase of the Covid-19 pandemic”‘ he added.

 

NT Bureau