Wipro founder chairman Azim Premji has said that engaging private players will help accelerate India’s Covid-19 vaccination efforts. He also suggested that involving private players will bring down vaccine costs. He believes it is very important the govt considers this as major supplementation to the effort. He told finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman on this at a closed-door post-budget discussion. Premji also recognised the government’s efforts in the vaccination drive.