“For Vaccines being purchased from overseas, every state is floating individual tenders. One nation, one tender policy should be implemented, keeping in view that a tender from different states would not put India in a good light,” he said during in a meeting with the Union Health Minister Harsha Vardhan.
Jain said that private players like Serum Institute of India and Bharat Biotech are making huge profit of almost ₹16,000 crore on 100 crore doses of vaccine turning the citizens’ plight into an oppurtunity.
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