Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday addressed the CoWIN Global Conclave as India offers CoWIN as a digital public good to the World to combat Covid-19. The India-developed CoWIN portal has emerged as a cutting-edge Indian IT platform that laid the foundation of world’s largest vaccine drive.
Sharing his thoughts on the CoWIN Global Conclave, PM Narendra Modi said that India is committed to share its experience, expertise and resources with the global community.
“Right from the begining of this pandemic, India has been committed to sharing our experiences, expertise and resources with the global community in this battle. Despite our constrainst, we have tried to share as much as possible with the world. We remain eager to learn from global practices,” Pm Modi said.
The Prime Minister noted that Technology is integral to our fight against Covid-19. PM said that software is one area that made the tracking and tracing of Covid patients and we were able to provide them the essentials.
“This open-source end-to-end encrypted technology has made it possible to administer 350 million doses of the Covid vaccine. A few days ago we vaccinated 9 million people on a single day. They don’t have to carry a fragile piece of paper to prove their vaccine status,” PM said.
Meanwhile, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare in daily health bulletin informed that India has administer about 35.28 crore vaccine doses so far under Nationwide Vaccination Drive.