India is a continent masquerading as a country. With rich natural abundance and mindboggling cultural diversity, this vast land has fascinated travellers for centuries. Being home to more than a billion people is only one of the many interesting facts about India. India is the largest democracy in the world, the 7th largest Country in the world, and one of the most ancient civilizations. It is the only country in the world which got its independence on the pillars of truth and non-violence.
The India immuno-oncology drugs market was valued at US$ 172.8 million in 2018 and is expected to witness a CAGR of 13.1% over the forecast period (2018-2026). Several biopharmaceuticals and research organizations have been indigenously developing a range of biologics for cancer treatment. For instance, researchers from Tata Centre for Technology and Design, IIT Bombay are currently working on developing indigenous CAR (chimeric antigen receptor) T-cell therapy, affordable for cancer patients in India. Today, Indian hospitals are more than equipped with the latest technology and are at par with international standards of care to treat a multitude of cancer cases.
India is a unique land of vibrant colours, breathtaking landscapes and rich history, India is unlike any other. From the writhing streets of Mumbai to the idyllic shores of the Andaman Islands, this remarkable country offers a diverse feast for the senses. For those who are willing, India will lead you on an incredible journey of history and culture.