By FnF Correspondent | PUBLISHED: 23, Jan 2021, 18:09 pm IST | UPDATED: 23, Jan 2021, 18:09 pm IST
World Health Organisation has also thanked India and Prime Minister Narendra Modi for "continued support to global Covid-19 response".
"Only if we act together, including sharing of knowledge, can we stop this virus and save lives and livelihoods: Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of WHO said.
PM Modi had earlier said how India's vaccine production and delivery capacity is going to be used for the benefit of all humanity in battling the coronavirus crisis.
House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Gregory Meeks also lauded India's support to its neighbouring countries to fight the pandemic.
"I commend India's efforts to help its neighbours by providing them with free COVID-19 vaccines. Global challenges like the pandemic require both regional and global solutions," Meeks said.
According to a Washington Post report, India is giving out millions of coronavirus vaccine doses as a diplomatic outreach.