Work is progressing rapidly on finding vaccines and cures to fight the Coronavirus Vaccine Coronavirus. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), there are 124 potential vaccines for Covid-19. 10 of which are at the clinical trial level. While in India it is expected to start in 6 months.
Countries such as China have few government projects, while most private pharma companies are engaged in vaccine discovery. However, this raises the question as to why so many companies are engaged in this endeavour and why everyone wants to find the vaccine. The reason for this is money. The company that will find the vaccine is sure to be rewarded.
194 people died in 24 hours
6566 new cases of coronavirus have been reported during the last 24 hours, while 194 people have died: Union Health Ministry
1.58 lakh patients in the country
The total number of coronavirus cases in the country has increased to 1 lakh 58 thousand 333. Out of this, 86,110 are active cases, 67,692 people have become healthy so far, while a total of 4,531 people have died: Union Health Ministry
25 out of 1239 tests reported positive
Yesterday, 1239 samples were tested for coronavirus, out of which 25 reported positive: King George Medical University (KGMU), Lucknow