The US Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) has approved emergency use of Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine. American citizens will be given the vaccine from today. Now the US has also joined the category of countries like Britain and Bahrain, which have approved the use of Covid-19 vaccine.
White House brought pressure on FDA chief
White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows pressurized the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) chief Stephen Han to approve the Pfizer COVID-1 vaccine use until Friday. The vaccine was approved by a committee of external advisers of the FDA on Thursday.
Trump s aid – Vaccine will be given within 24 hours
As soon as the FDA approved emergency use of Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine, President Donald Trump said that the vaccine would be given in the entire country within 24 hours. Trump said that the disease has come from China, but now it will be destroyed in America. Sharing a video on Twitter, Trump said, ‘Today a miracle has happened in the field of medicine in the country. We have prepared a safe and effective vaccine in 9 months. This vaccine will save the lives of millions of people. Trump said that he is proud to announce that this vaccine will be made available to all Americans for free. A vaccine is being sent to every state of America. Trump said that this vaccine would drive Corona away.
Three million people died due to Covid-19 in America
The total number of coronavirus cases has crossed 7 crores across the world while more than 15.9 lakh people have lost their lives. According to Johns Hopkins University, the total number of current coronavirus cases is 70,131,911, while 1,592,486 people have died across the globe. According to CSSE, America remains the most affected country in the world with 15,834,965 cases and 294,874 deaths. India is in second place with 9,796,769 cases while the death toll in the country has reached 142,186.