Saturday, January 16, 2021

Modi’s visit to Bharat Biotech is strong motivation: Naidu

- Advertisement -

Amaravati, Nov 29 (IANS): Former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) president N. Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday hailed Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Bharat Biotech as a strong motivation and recalled that Genome Valley in Hyderabad was his brainchild.

“The Prime Minister’s visit would serve as a strong motivation for Bharat Biotech to take its efforts forward in making the Coronavirus vaccine ‘Covaxin’,” said Naidu as he reminisced that the Genome Valley was founded back in 1999 to bolster biomedical research, training and manufacturing.

READ ALSO:  There won’t be job crisis after lockdown: Union Minister Shekhawat

Genome Valley is spread across the suburban localities of Turakapally, Shamirpet, Medchal, Uppal, Patancheru, Jeedimetla, Gachibowli and Keesara in Hyderabad.

“My three decades old vision became a reality now. It is a dream come true that the vaccine for the epidemic is being developed at Genome Valley for which I laid the foundation,” said Naidu.

READ ALSO:  Israel, Hamas close to agreeing on ceasefire

As many as 150 international companies currently operate from here, generating opportunities to many young people.

“I thank the brave and brilliant minds at Bharat Biotech and all the organisations and companies that are stepping up to help us battle against this devastating epidemic. I wish them all success,” he said.

Naidu also advised future policy makers that their policies must be a proof in the future.


India Updates
India Updates is an independent news & Information website. Follow us for regular updates on News and Information.

Related News


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Trending Topics In India

Covid 19 India Updates

Trending News In India

Trending Showbiz

Trending Sports

Latest Trending News In India

Trump to fly to Florida shortly before Biden’s inauguration

Washington, Jan 16 (IANS) US President Donald Trump will leave Washington, D.C. on the morning of January 20 shortly before President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration,...

Facing scrutiny, WhatsApp defers new data privacy policy

New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Facing intense criticism worldwide and now a court case in India, WhatsApp has deferred its new data privacy policy...

Bengaluru air show to be first hybrid aerospace expo

Bengaluru, Jan 15 (IANS) The 13th edition of Aero India 2021 here on February 3-5 would be the world's first hybrid aerospace and defence...

Dr Reddy’s receives approval for Phase 3 clinical trial of Sputnik vaccine

Hyderabad, Jan 15 (IANS) Pharma major Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd on Friday announced that it has received approval from the Drugs Control General of...