Anand Mahindra calls for harnessing pvt sector’s capability to scale up Covid-19 vaccine distribution, Health News, ET HealthWorld

New Delhi: Mahindra group chairman Anand Mahindra on Tuesday called for harnessing the capability of the private sector to scale up Covid-19 vaccine distribution saying widespread vaccination is India’s main hope against any new waves, which are now a serious threat. In a tweet quoting a videographics that showed the global vaccination race against Covid-19, Mahindra said although India currently stands at the fourth position it is not enough.

“Up to (sic) 4th place but this is clearly not enough. We have the production capability,” he said, tagging Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare Dr Harsh Vardhan.

According to the health ministry, a total of 85,16,771 beneficiaries have been vaccinated through 1,83,664 sessions, according to a provisional report till Monday at 6 pm.

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