Corona vaccine Emergency Use: Emergency use of Corona vaccine in India may be approved on the new year.
Corona vaccine Emergency Use: Emergency use of the Corona vaccine in India can be approved on the new year. Today, on January 1, Friday, the Subject Expert Committee (SEC) of the National Drug Regulator is going to meet today on this issue. Emergency use of the corona vaccine can be approved in this meeting. Let us know that Serum Institute of India and Bharat Biotech had applied for emergency use of their vaccine a few days ago. This is the second meeting on this floor. Apart from these companies, Pfizer has also applied for emergency use.
Emergency use of the corona vaccine has been approved in the United States and Britain. Vaccination work has also started in some countries. It is believed that the use of the vaccine can be approved in India as well. The Expert Committee of the Central Drug Standards Control Organization (CDSCO) has called on the experts of the Serum Institute of India and biotech to allow the emergency use of the COVID-19 vaccine at Oxford University. Additional data and information provided by Serum and Bharat Biotech will be analyzed.
Vaccination can start soon
If the expert committee approves this, then the program of vaccination against the coronavirus in the country can start soon. The government has been preparing for vaccination for a long time in the country, this has almost been completed. On Saturday, January 2, the entire system of vaccination will be rehearsed (dry run) in all states and union territories. Earlier, vaccination was rehearsed in four states on 28 and 29 December.
Earlier, DCGI’s Controller General VG Somani on Thursday indicated that the Corona vaccine may come in India in the new year. Speaking in a webinar organized by the Department of Biotechnology, Somani said that the most important thing is that industry and research organizations have stood the test of time. He talked about the efforts made by the Department of Biotechnology and said that funds were provided to the units working to make the vaccine. According to Somani, in the wake of the epidemic, the process of granting permission to applicants is going on fast.
Work is going on on many vaccines
Presently, the clinical trial of 6 vaccines in the country is going on in different stages. Out of these, 4 are being developed indigenously. Three American companies are working with companies here for the bulk production of COVID-19 vaccines in India. The Ministry of Commerce has given this information on Wednesday.
WHO approves Pfizer’s vaccine?
The World Health Organization (WHO) has approved the emergency use of Pfizer and BioNTech’s coronavirus vaccine. With this, the way for the use of Pfizer vaccine has been opened all over the world. Approving the WHO, it said that it would talk to the countries concerned about the benefits of this vaccine through its regional offices so that it could be made available there as well. Meanwhile, India is also going to take a big decision today about the emergency use of the Corona vaccine. An important meeting is to be held today in this regard.