Ours is first Municipal Corporation to invite global tenders for vaccines manufacture: Mumbai Mayor

Updated:1 month, 1 week ago

Mumbai, May 13 (ANI): Mumbai Mayor Kishori Pednekar on May 13 informed that BMC has become the first municipal corporation in world to invite global tenders for producing COVID-19 vaccines. Kishori Pednekar said that these global tenders have to fulfil ICMR and DCGI guidelines. “After the completion of work order, they've to deliver vaccines in under 3 weeks,” said Kishori Pednekar. Informing about the guidelines, Mumbai Mayor Kishori Pednekar said, “They've to install their cold storage if needed. Efficacy of the vaccines should not be lower than 60% is also under our tender's terms and conditions. We'll not give any advance payment. We will fine companies if they fail to deliver vaccines on time.”

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