After facing criticism from several quarters and pressure from many nations mounting on the USA for not lifting the export ban on raw material to India, now the USA has announced that it would lift the export ban of raw material to India that is required to make vaccines in India.
The decision by the USA to supply raw material for vaccines to India came after a discussion between NSA Ajit Doval and his US counterpart Jake Sullivan.
Taking to twitter, USA President Joe Biden informed that the USA is ready to help India in this time of pandemic as India had also helped the USA when the country was grappled with pandemic.
Spoke today with National Security Advisor Ajit Doval about the spike in COVID cases in India and we agreed to stay in close touch in the coming days. The United States stands in solidarity with the people of India and we are deploying more supplies and resources: pic.twitter.com/yDM7v2J7OA— Jake Sullivan (@JakeSullivan46) April 25, 2021
Apart from raw material to make vaccines, the US will also send medical equipment that is required to battle with this pandemic.