Covishield gets conditional approval in India; Nation-wide dry run for vaccine to be held tomorrow

COVID vaccine approval has definitely garnered everyone's attention. The expert panel committee which has been formed by the Centre is currently deciding on the vaccine, which will be granted emergency use authorization in India. Covishield is likely to get the nod from the expert panel committee today. The panel is currently examining the proposal submitted by the Serum Institute of India. Further, the panel has also made the recommendation to the DCGI and that the data is in place as far as the Serum Institute is concerned. Following this, Covishield has been given conditional approval in India. A nationwide dry run of vaccine is going to take place tomorrow.