According to the reports of Baaghi TV, Pakistani mission in the US has informed the government that the United States has refused to provide the Corona virus vaccine.
The Pakistani mission in Washington informed the government of the US response, the State Department informed the Ministry of National Health of the US response, and according to the letter, the US company did not respond to a request for a vaccine.
According to private TV, the United States responded that the company would meet the local need for the vaccine in the first phase. Johnson & Johnson is still conducting clinical trials of the corona vaccine. Johnson & Johnson faces temporary complications in clinical trials. The Pakistani mission in Washington is working to get the corona vaccine. The Pakistani mission is in touch with companies working on vaccines.
The Ministry of Health is making efforts to contact US companies. Pakistan is in touch with companies for advance booking of the expected Corona vaccine. The United States has apologized for providing corona vaccine to Pakistan in the first phase.
On the other hand, Federal Minister Asad Omar, head of the National Command and Operations Center, said that large quantities of vaccines would not be available in Pakistan before the summer. As a result of carelessness, the number of corona cases has quadrupled and it is feared that the situation in hospitals will be like that in June.
It is to be noted that Pakistan has decided to make advance booking for vaccine against Corona. Prime Minister Imran Khan has approved advance booking of Corona vaccine. Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of National Health, Dr. Noshin Hamid confirmed, Dr. Noshin Hamid said that the Prime Minister has approved the advance booking of corona vaccine. Contacts are being made globally for advance booking of Corona vaccine, 2 vaccine manufacturers have been contacted for advance booking.
Dr. Noshin Hamid said that he hoped that Pakistan would succeed in booking the corona vaccine in advance. The government is taking steps to ensure timely availability of the vaccine in the country. It was proposed to allocate 100 million for vaccine booking. In the first phase, it was proposed to book vaccines for health workers and vulnerable citizens.
The second wave of Karuna continues in Pakistan. In the last 24 hours, 2208 new cases of corona have been reported while 37 deaths have occurred.
According to the NCOC, the total number of corona virus patients in Pakistan has reached 363,380. The death toll has risen to 7,230. In Pakistan, 325,788 cases of corona virus have been cured.
According to the NCOC, Corona is spreading to 15 cities across the country. Eighty percent of corona cases in Pakistan were reported from eleven major cities.
The rate of positive cases in Pakistan increased by more than 3%, from 1.6% in the first week of October. The rate of positive cases reached 5% in November.
Dr. Faisal Sultan, Special Assistant for Health, said that the second wave of corona virus has gradually started in Pakistan. To deal with the second wave, SOPs will have to be strictly adhered to. By taking precautions we can deal with the second wave of corona.
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