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PM visit will motivate us to 'bridge unmet healthcare needs': Zydus Cadila

Modi visited Zydus Cadila's manufacturing facility near Ahmedabad to take stock of the development of a Covid-19 vaccine.

Zydus Cadila | Coronavirus Vaccine | Narendra Modi

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

PM Modi during his visit at Zydus Biotech Park
PM Modi during his visit to Zydus Biotech Park near Ahmedabad

Drug firm on Saturday said the presence of Prime Minister at its Zydus Biotech Park will motivate the company to scale greater heights in its pursuit to bridge unmet healthcare needs.

Modi visited Zydus Cadila's manufacturing facility near Ahmedabad, as he began his three-city visit to review ongoing development work.

"His inspiring presence will motivate us to scale greater heights in our quest to bridge unmet healthcare needs,"said in a regulatory filing.

The Zydus family comprising 25,000 Zydans stands committed to the 'Aatmanirbhar Bharat'mission and offering the nation safe and efficacious vaccines, therapeutics and diagnostics to fight COVID-19, it added.

had earlier announced that the phase-I clinical trial of its vaccine candidate ZyCoV-D is over and it commenced phase-II clinical trials from August.

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First Published: Sat, November 28 2020. 15:16 IST