Serum Institute of India’s CEO Adar Poonawalla addresses the media ahead of COVID vaccine rollout

As India prepares for a vaccine rollout, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has made proper arrangements for the same, he has met the Chief Ministers of the states and union territories and has explained the vaccination drive. Adar Poonawalla, Chief Executive Officer at Serum Institute of India, speaks to the media ahead of the vaccine rollout. He talks about the COVID vaccine and the global market that exists for the vaccine. He also talks about the side effects of vaccines and explains that many vaccines have side effects and one should not be scared since these are mild side effects. He also explains that one must trust the word of the drug controller. 'The world is looking towards India for the vaccine. There may be minute side effects but we must not be afraid of them. These vaccines are absolutely safe’, says Adar Poonawalla. Watch the video to know more!