Imphal: A Covid defensive medicine, a nutritional syrup food supplement named Lactoferrin Defense which helps strengthen the immune system was introduced in the state and is available in the market.
The Covid defensive medicine Lactoferrin Defense was launched by Inner MP Dr. Rk. Ranjan Singh in the presence of medicine Specialist dr. Utthan, Advisor to CM N. Ibohal and Managing Director of T.S.I (A Group of Oral Health Care Centre) Dr. Ranibala Yengkhom and others at a simple launching ceremony held at its residence, Kongba Nandeibam Leikai on Thursday.
While addressing as the chief guest at the launching ceremony, MP Dr RK Ranjan Singh stated and pointed out the frequent statement mentioned by the PM Narendra Modi that taking the opportunity of Covid-19, it will be important to learn the contains of the international based food supplements like other foreign countries produce by their researchers, scientist, doctors marks their identity in all over the world, the same identity can be mark by our scientist, doctors and researchers.
It was said that Manipur is a state that has lots of bio-resources so basing on this, we can produce a Covid defensive medicine through CSIR and others. With this, we are trying at the best level to produce a Covid defensive medicine in the state.
He also pointed out the PM Narendra Modi statement saying that praising all the frontline workers like doctors and other frontline workers on behalf of entire people. On top of that to defense the worst situation of pandemic producing our own resources products, the Central government led by PM Modi is being sanctioning enough funding to CSIR, resource scholars and others in order to produce good quality products from India and from Manipur too, both Governments’ is trying its best level, he added.
He said that until a defensive medicine is produced in the state, the citizens in the state can start using the introduced Covid defensive medicine launched today.
While querying about the Jan Adolan, he said that it’s a campaign of mass participation of people and to combat the dreaded disease. MP said to aware ourselves to protect from Covid-19 pandemic by following proper protocols like proper wearing of face mask, hand sanitizers, social distancing, and if there is no reason let the individuals not walk out from the home.
Also, querying about the testing of Covid, he said that if there is a motive of business minded in testing then it is against the people and it is a crime. So to avoid such circumstances, the state government particularly concerned minister needs to make some protocols in fixing the price of the rate. He said that the Central government will support because a huge amount has been given to the state as CM has announced that more than Rs. 60 crores have been spent. For this testing, its need to make nominal charges to be implemented all over the testing centre. He gave assurance that he will pressure the state government and concerned minister regarding these circumstances, he added.
The medicine will be made available at Manipur pharmacy at Wahengbam Leikai.