HRD, S&T ministries launch ‘Drug Discovery Hackathon’ to develop anti-Covid drug – Times of IndiaJuly 2, 2020
The initiative is being collectively carried out by the Ministry of Human Resources Development and the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR).
The CSIR has been endeavor a collection of steps within the battle in opposition to COVID-19. It has been repurposing medicine to assist sufferers get better from coronavirus.
“#LiveNow Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare, S&T and Earth Sciences Dr Harsh Vardhan launching ‘Drug Discovery Hackathon’ along with Union Minister for HRD Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank. @HRDMinistry @IndiaDST @DrRPNishank @PMOIndia @OfficeOfSDhotre,” Vardhan’s workplace tweeted.
Principal Scientific Advisor Ok VijayRaghavan additionally participated within the launch, which was held by video conferencing.