The Biden administration of the US has praised India for supplying Kovid-19 vaccines to other countries and described India as a true friend.
We applaud India’s role in global health, sharing millions of doses of COVID-19 vaccine in South Asia. India's free shipments of vaccine began w/Maldives, Bhutan, Bangladesh & Nepal & will extend to others. India's a true friend using its pharma to help the global community.
— State_SCA (@State_SCA) January 22, 2021
The US State Department's Bureau of South and Central Asia Affairs tweeted that "we appreciate India's role in global health that has shared millions of doses of Kovid-19 vaccines in South Asia." The supply of free vaccine consignments from India began with Maldives, Bhutan, Bangladesh, and Nepal and will extend to others as well. India is a true friend who is using her pharmaceutical sector to help the global community. "
India has sent the COVID-19 vaccine to Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan, and the Maldives as a grant under the neighboring policy. Apart from this, two vaccines - Covishield and Covaxin - are being given to the personnel engaged on the front. India has sent 150,000 doses of Covishield vaccines to Bhutan and 100,000 doses to the Maldives, while Bangladesh has been sent more than 2 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines and 10 lakh doses to Nepal.
Many countries are still hoping to get the vaccine for Kovid-19 from India, which is why India is the world's largest vaccine production center, State Ministry spokesman Anurag Shrivastava said on Friday that India will give its neighbors Corona is also providing the vaccine and will continue to send vaccines for COVID-19 to countries even further.