A photograph is been posted on Facebook by user called Deepanshü Kumar is going viral. In a post one can see the image of an injection bottle labeled as
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A photograph is been posted on Facebook by a user called Deepanshü Kumar is going viral. In a post, one can see the image of an injection bottle labeled as "coronavirus vaccine". The text on the photograph read: No more coronavirus death. God bless the Israelites. Finally, they claim to discover a vaccine for coronavirus Covid-19."
Fake news from the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare has become viral and been
Facts Check Verdict: False / Fake
In our investigation, we found that scientists in Israel are still working on developing the vaccine for the Covid-19.
According to these reports, scientists at Israel's Institute for Biological Research, under the supervision of the prime minister's office, are working on developing the vaccine. However, it requires a series of tests and experiments that may last many months before the vaccination is deemed effective or safe to use.
Researchers from around the world are meeting at @WHO for a research & innovation forum on #COVID19. The first vaccine could be ready in 18 months, In the meantime, there's a lot we can do to prevent transmission and prepare for any further spread.https://t.co/7uXYj2KxF3— Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus (@DrTedros) February 11, 2020
The World Health Organization has stated that there is no direct treatment for COVID-19 currently. People are recovering due to their uncompromised immunities. Countries have been trying various medicines for cases to recuperate.
Therefore the image labeled "coronavirus vaccine" circulating on Facebook is misleading and has been taken from a stock photo website.