A man in Lucknow has filed a complaint against Serum Institute of India CEO Adar Poonawalla and others, alleging that he did not develop antibodies despite taking a Covishield dose. The complaint has been filed at Aashiana police station in Lucknow. Meanwhile, the complainant has threatened to move court if an FIR is not registered against the people mentioned in his complaint.
#AdarPoonawalla #Covidshield #SerumInstitute
Serum Institute CEO Adar Poonawalla said that SII has “never exported vaccines at the cost of the people of India"; A vessel with 273 personnel on board, which was stranded near Bombay High during the impact of Cyclone Tauktae, has sunk; 4,22,426 Covid-19 patients have recovered in India in the past 24 hours; Sushil Kumar has been denied pre-arrest bail by a Delhi court; a 32-year-old man was arrested from Haryana for allegedly deceiving people on the pretext of providing Remdesivir injections by the Delhi Police.
#SII #Adar Poonawalla #CovidRecovery #CycloneTauktae #SushilKumar
Maharashtra Congress Chief chief Nana Patole has responded to SII chief Adar Poonawalla’s allegation that he is being threatened. Addressing the media, Patole said that Congress is worried over Poonawalla’s allegations and said that the Congress would take the responsibility of ensuring his security. He further urged Poonawalla to name those politicians who had threatened him over vaccine production. Poonawalla, who flew to London last week, is chief executive officer of the Serum Institute, which is the local maker of the coronavirus vaccine developed by Oxford University and pharmaceuticals company AstraZeneca. Watch the full video for all the details.
Credit: HT Digital Content Duration: 02:05Published
During an interview to a London newspaper, head of Serum Institute of India (SII) Adar Poonawalla, who is one of the vaccine manufacturers in India, revealed that he is receiving threats from big leaders for early transportation of COVID-19 vaccine. While taking responsibility of his protection, Maharashtra Congress president Nana Patole during a press conference asked him to reveal the names of people who had threatened him. Nana Patole said, "No one will touch him in the country, he has to carry out the vaccine production in India in order to save the people of the country. Congress is with him and will take the onus of his protection. Who are these leaders? Who has threatened him? He should bring these things in limelight."
Novavax Inc on Monday reported late-stage data from its U.S.-based clinical trial showing its vaccine is more than 90% effective against COVID-19 across a variety of variants of the virus. Emer McCarthy reports.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said the focus must be on repairing and preparing the health infrastructure as well as the economy for future challenges. With most states recording a drop in Covid cases and deaths, restrictions put in place to break the chain of transmission are being gradually lifted. Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan tweeted Wednesday that The decision to increase the gap between two doses of the Covishield vaccine was transparent and based on scientific data.
#PMModi #Covid19 #ChiragPaswan
Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan tweeted Wednesday that The decision to increase the gap between two doses of the Covishield vaccine was transparent and based on scientific data. He wrote, 'The decision to increase the gap between administering two doses of Covishield has been taken in a transparent manner based on scientific data. India has a robust mechanism to evaluate data. It is unfortunate that such an important issue is being politicised!"
#CovishieldDoseGap #Covishield #Covid19
At least two cops were martyred after terrorists attacked a joint team of police and CRPF in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore, 2 civilians were also killed; The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) has formed an alliance with the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) for the Punjab Assembly elections in 2022; Congress leader Sachin Pilot is in Delhi to try and meet with the party leadership on demands that he says have remained unresolved months after he was promised a solution. All this and more news at 2 PM.
#KashmirAttack #Lakshadweep #SachinPilot
A 10-member BJP delegation, led by state BJP chief Dilip Ghosh, met the four-member team from Home Ministry at the BSF office in Kolkata. MHA deputed the team to assess the ground situation amid the post-poll violence in West Bengal. Additional Secretary in Home Ministry Govind Mohan, Additional Secretary in Education Ministry Vinit Joshi, Joint Director of Intelligence Bureau Janardan Singh and Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) IB, Nalin are among the team. Violence has been reported in several parts of West Bengal after post-poll results.
A television journalist based in Uttar Pradesh's Pratapgarh district died Sunday night in what the police have called a motorcycle accident. Just a day before his death, Sulabh Shrivastava, who worked..