Immediately sending the entire series of aid India needs: US President Biden | India News
WASHINGTON: The USA is sending a whole series of help that India needs in its battle against Covid-19, President Joe biden he said here, reiterating that New Delhi had done the same when his country was in need last year.
Biden had spoken extensively with the prime minister. Narendra modi on Monday and conveyed his solidarity with India in their fight against the viral disease.
“We are immediately dispatching a whole series of help that he needs, including the provision of remdesivir and other drugs that can cope with this,” Biden told reporters in a White House press conference on Tuesday.
“We are shipping the actual mechanical parts that are needed for the machinery that they have to make a vaccine, and that is also being done,” he said.
The president said he had spoken with the prime minister. Modi on when the United States could send real vaccines to India.
“The problem is that right now, we have to make sure we have other vaccines like Novavax and probably others will come, and I think we will be in a position to be able to share vaccines and technical knowledge with other countries that really need it, “he said.
“I should add that when we were in a bind at first, India helped us,” added Biden.