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Covid-19 | Govt. overseeing the supply of treatment drugs, says Mandaviya

The Hindu | 19/05/2021 05:33 PM | Click to read full article

The number of plants producing Remdesivir has been increased from 20 to 60, resulting in three times more availability in just 25 days, he said. The government is monitoring the supply of various essential drugs used in the treatment of COVID-19, Minister of State for Chemicals and Fertilisers Mansukh L Mandaviya said on Wednesday.

In an official statement, the minister noted that all drugs used in the management of COVID-19 were now available in India after ramping up production and increasing imports.