India is putting serious money into getting China off its back. On 24 February, the government promised promised PIB Cabinet approves Production Linked Incentive Scheme for Pharmaceuticals Read more Rs 15,000 crore ($2 billion) into a production linked incentive (PLI) scheme for pharmaceuticals. This comes after it initially announced announced The Hindu Businessline Centre announces ₹10,000-cr booster for local drug production Read more Rs 10,000 crore ($1.3 billion) in July 2020, when the scheme was declared.

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Maitri Porecha

Maitri writes about everything health for The Ken. For close to 10 years now, she has navigated hospital corridors in her search for a good story. In a past life, when she was not a journalist, she used to teach French at her neighbourhood school. Also an avid fan of forensics, she is always up for decoding mysteries in her free time.

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