The GAVI Alliance is a global health partnership of public and private sector organizations dedicated to 'immunisation for all'.
With the latest purchase orders, the government has secured 74 crore coronavirus vaccine doses for the country from August onwards, announced V K Paul.
Jab allocation based on population, disease burden, progress of vaccination and wastage: Centre in new guidelines
The price of vaccine doses for private hospitals would be declared by each vaccine manufacturer, and any subsequent changes would be notified in advance.
The US State Department has said boosting India’s manufacturing capacity of Covid-19 vaccines has the potential to be a game-changer beyond boundaries.
Amid spiralling coronavirus cases in the country, the demand for medical oxygen in the country has gone through the roof.
Since the beginning of the vaccination campaign, the Mexican authorities have distributed over 9.6 million doses of vaccines, mainly among the elderly and doctors.
Dr. John Nkengasong says that officials hope the problems at the Serum Institute of India will only be temporary otherwise "it would definitely impact our ability to continuously accinate people."
The 200,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines, announced as a gift by India for UN peacekeepers, left Mumbai in the early hours of Saturday and will arrive at Copenhagen, Denmark.