Mansukh Mandaviya gave the information at the BJP Parliamentary party meeting, attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Bharat Biotech said it had offered to supply Covaxin to Brazil as part of its global supply outreach and is negotiating with other countries
The renewed pitch from the White House lectern follows a flagging vaccine campaign in the US amid an uptick in the delta-type Covid-19 cases
The ICMR conducted vaccine efficacy tests during the second wave caused largely by the Delta and Delta+ variants, which makes the results more reliable
Trinamool councillor stired up controversy after she was caught on camera giving a Covid-19 jab at a vaccination centre in Asansol
Single dose of Covid-19 vaccines have shown 92% efficacy in protecting against death, whereas with two doses it increased to 98%, the Centre said citing a study conducted by Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh among Punjab police personnel.