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Serum Institute to resume supply of Covishield to COVAX: Reports
In April, the Centre halted supply of Covid-19 vaccines to the UN-backed programme as India itself was hit by a severe second wave of the pandemic.
Published on Nov 23, 2021 11:27 AM IST
Byhindustantimes.com, New Delhi
Negotiations over release of vaccine for Covax in final stage
In September this year, India announced resuming Covid-19 vaccine exports in the last quarter of this year, including doses to be distributed under the Covax facility
Updated on Nov 22, 2021 03:11 AM IST
COVAX supply likely to resume this month
India halted the export of vaccines against Covid-19 in April this year after a severe second wave hit the country that impacted the COVAX facility, a global risk-sharing mechanism for pooled procurement and equitable distribution of anti Covid-19 vaccines.
Updated on Nov 10, 2021 08:16 AM IST
Covid vaccines via Covax to be sent only to least covered nations in Oct: WHO
A total of 49 least covered countries have been identified for allocating around 75 million Covid-19 vaccines, in a move that aims to eradicate the deficit between poorer nations where many are yet to be jabbed with the first dose, and their richer counterparts that have begun giving booster shots.
Published on Oct 01, 2021 06:44 PM IST
Written by Sharangee Dutta | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
WHO chief thanks Mansukh Mandaviya for resuming vaccine exports to COVAX pool
Sharing a tweet, the WHO chief wrote, “Thank you Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya for announcing India will resume crucial Covid vaccine shipments to COVAX in October.”
Published on Sep 22, 2021 10:56 AM IST
Byhindustantimes.com | Written by Ayshee Bhaduri | Edited by Sohini Goswami, Hindustan Times, New Delhi