Genetek Lifesciences of Wardha, on the initiative of Union Minister Nitin Gadkari, has received FDA approval to make Amphotericin B injection for black fungus injection during the Covid-19 period, a statement issued by the minister’s office said.
Its production will begin in the next 15 days at its Wardha plant.
Right now the cost of an injection is Rs 7,000 and people are not getting it easily.
The injection made in Wardha will available for just Rs 1,200, it added.
A total of 20,000 injections per day will be manufactured in the plant.