A Science and Technology in Power Committee has been set up Health Ministry of India for Corona Virus response.
Health Ministry of India
Today’s Health Ministry of India press conference official describing the Science and Technology in Power Committee by Lav Agrawal. Also, they said the Government taking various actions so that the virus does not spread.
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Science and Technology in Power Committee
This Science and Technology in Power Committee will try how to improve research and development. Government pro-actively working on testing and serology acid with the private sector. In which way we increased surveillance and clinical research so that we can control the Corona Virus. Scientific Institution is doing the multi-disciplinary project with all the Ministries of our government which is linked to it.
Co-ordinate with the state in association with the Ministry of Textiles and Pharma to support the production factory, how to improve availability for Personal protection equipment, mask, ventilators, and related logistics, etc. The Ministry of External Affairs identify suppliers of Korea, Turkey, and Vietnam, so that we can increase the logistics availability.
DRDO is also working in collaboration with Local Manufacturers to increase the N-95 mask and remaining logistics production.
Science and Technology in Power Committee Members
For this Science and Technology in Power Committee president is Dr. Vinod K. Paul (Member of NITI Aayog), and Professor K. VijayRaghavan (Principal Scientific Adviser to Prime Minister). So this committee will co-ordinate with science scientists and industry bodies in that Department of Science and Technology, Department of Bio-Technology, CSIR (Council of Scientific & Industrial Research), DRDO (Defence Research and Development Organisation) and All Institute of Science concerned officer are in this committee.
Lav Agrawal also said, stay at your home and take care and follow the social distancing rules.