Government may export unused stock of Kovid vaccines

People in the know told ET that the government is evaluating a proposal to export unused COVID-19 vaccines stocked by large, medium and small hospitals. Serum Institute of India (SII)’s Covishield and Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin have an estimated 5 million doses of Covaxin with the private sector and a significant portion of this is nearing … Read more

Small, medium hospitals urge Center to allow booster doses for eligible people

The Association of Healthcare Providers (India) or AHPI, a body that represents small and medium hospitals, has urged the government to consider allowing the eligible population to receive booster doses on a voluntary basis. AHPI is of the view that the stock of COVID-19 vaccines available with the private sector can be effectively utilized for … Read more