Covid update: SII rejects side-effects claim; PM Modi to meet 3 vaccine firms
From PM Modi's meeting with vaccine firms to SII filing for Rs 100 crore case, here are the top updates on the coronavirus pandemic. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be meeting teams from three vaccine firms on Monday. PM to virtually interact with teams from Gennova Biopharma, Biological E, and Dr. Reddy's. Earlier the prime minister visited three vaccine labs to review Covid-19 vaccine development. Meanwhile, the Serum Institute of India rejected charges leveled by a vaccine trial participant. The volunteer from Chennai alleged serious side-effects of its vaccine. SII said it will seek damage in excess of Rs 100 crore for “malicious” allegations. Watch the full video for more updates on the pandemic.