Covaxin to begin trials for children's vaccine soon in India

India is reeling under the fear of the third wave of COVID-19 while dealing with the second & more potent wave of the Coronavirus. The third wave is likely to impact the kids more and serious concerns are now being raised with respect to ensuring the safety of the children. The Centre yesterday announced that the Covaxin trials for children between the ages of 2-18 will begin in the next 10-12 days. Niti Aayog's VK Paul also stated that the vaccine trials will begin and how long will it take for the trials to be concluded. Once the trials will be concluded, the DCGI will be granted emergency use authorization to the vaccine for kids, added VK Paul.