India is going to start vaccination program soonAs per the news available in the media the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) has cleared two vaccines for use in India. This approval is based on the recommendations of the Subject Expert Committee (SEC) of the Central Drugs Standards Control Organisation (CDSCO). The approval is in the nature of restricted emergency approval. The Govt has already envisaged a scheme for registering online for vaccination.
The first vaccine is Oxford Unversity - AstraZeneca which is being manufactured by Serum Institute of India. The second one is locally developed vaccine by Bharat Biotech International ltd. It is hoped that with the beginning of this vaccination program India will able to fight with the corona threat in a better way and soon will be able to contain it nicely.