The central government distributed equipment for COVID19 in all over India.
Amid ongoing COVID19 pandemic, The central government has distributed more than 2.02 crore N95 masks and more than 1.18 crore (PPE) Personal Protective Equipments to the states or union territories or central institutions free of cost,
Also, more than 6.12 crore (HCQ) Hydroxy Chloro Quine tablets have been distributed to them.
This was the combined effort taken by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MoHFW), Ministry of Textiles and Ministry of Pharmaceuticals, Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT), Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) and others.
In addition, so far, 11,300 “make in India” ventilators have been dispatched to various states or union territories or institutions, out of which 6154 ventilators stand already delivered to various hospitals.