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I am delighted to be part of the celebrations of the “Make in India Week”: PM
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi today addressed the ‘Make in India Week’ in Mumbai. Speaking at the occasion, Shri Narendra Modi said that it was the best time ever to be in India and even better to Make in India. The Prime Minister highlighted the enormous opportunities that India offered as a base for manufacturing, design, research and development.

The Prime Minister also spoke about Government’s all-round focus on ease of doing business. Shri Modi said, “India is perhaps the most open country for FDI” and noted the fact that the country has consistently been ranked as the most attractive investment destination by several global agencies and institutions. Adding further, he stated," I would like to give our industry some friendly advice. Don’t wait. Don’t Relax. There are immense opportunities in India."

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Prime Minister reviews availability & supply of oxygen and medicines
May 12, 2021
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GoI is in regular touch with the manufacturers to enhance production of medicines & extend all help needed
Production of all drugs including Remdesivir have been ramped up significantly in the last few weeks
Supply of oxygen is now more than 3 times the supply during the peak of first wave

PM Narendra Modi chaired a high level meeting to review the availability & supply of oxygen & medicines.

PM was briefed that the Government is actively monitoring the supply of drugs being used in the management of Covid as well Mucormycosis. The Minister updated PM that they are in regular touch with the manufacturers to enhance production & extend all kind of help needed. PM was also informed about the current production & stock of APIs for each such drug. It was discussed that states are being provided medicines in good quantities. PM was also apprised that the production of all drugs including Remdesivir have been ramped up significantly in the last few weeks. PM said that India has a very vibrant Pharma sector and Government’s continued close coordination with them will ensure proper availability of all medicines.

PM also took stock of the situation on oxygen availability and supply in the country. It was discussed that the supply of oxygen is now more than 3 times the supply during the peak of first wave. PM was briefed about the operations of oxygen rail and sorties by IAF planes. PM was also informed about the status of procurement of Oxygen concentrators, oxygen cylinders as well as the status of PSA plants being installed across the country.

PM also remarked that states should be asked to operationalize ventilators in a time-bound manner and resolve technical & training issues with the help of the manufacturers.