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India capable of strengthening cold chain for Pfizer vaccine: Health secy

Rajesh Bhushan was responding to a query on the country's cold storage capacity for vaccines such as Pfizer's that need to be kept in minus 70 degree celsius

Pfizer | Coronavirus Vaccine

Ruchika Chitravanshi & TE Narsimhan  |  New Delhi 

The Pfizer logo is seen at their world headquarters in New York
The Pfizer logo is seen at their world headquarters in New York

India is in a position to not only augment and strengthen but also add to its cold chain capabilities, Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan said on Tuesday, in response to a query on the country’s cold storage capacity for vaccines such as Pfizer’s that need to be kept in minus 70 degrees Celsius.



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First Published: Tue, November 10 2020. 20:28 IST