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Even as Covid vaccine demand rises, firms may take some weeks to up production

IndiaTimes Friday, 9 April 2021
Indications are that India’s vaccine production is expected to be limited for a few more weeks though a step-up is expected as Serum Institute of India and Bharat Biotech ramp up capacity, some of which is expected to be ready by next month, prompting the government to prioritise vaccinating segments that are seen to be more vulnerable.
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