vaccine production

Thailand AstraZeneca vaccine production falls short of target

The projected shortfall will complicate plans to inoculate at least 70% of the country’s 69 million people this year as Thailand battles record-high cases.

published on : 15th July 2021

216 crore Covid vaccine doses projected between August and December was 'aspirational': Centre

The government on Friday conceded that the figure revised to 135 crore doses in the Supreme Court may be more realistic. 

published on : 2nd July 2021

Number of Covid vaccine doses shown as available by Centre not matching up with supply

A huge 2 crore gap between total Covid vaccines available and actual inoculations in May has prompted experts to raise doubts over Centre’s assertion of 12 crore doses being available in June.

published on : 2nd June 2021

3.11 crore doses of Covaxin procured so far, 90 lakh doses expected in June: Centre

It said that the current production capacity of Covaxin, which is 1 crore per month, will be doubled by May-June and then increased 6-7 fold by July – August.

published on : 28th May 2021

Leverage TN unit for vaccine production

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M K Stalin’s recent visit to the Chengalpattu complex has brought in a ray of hope.

published on : 27th May 2021

Centre's 2 billion vaccines dream: Can happen only if daily production rises six-fold, say experts

The projected doses include 75 crore doses of Covishield, 55 crore doses of Covaxin and 15.6 crore doses of Sputnik V whose local production will begin from July. 

published on : 14th May 2021

COVID -19: Parliamentary panel had asked govt in March to ramp up vaccine production capacity

Ramesh said it was clear to the panel from the submissions made by the govt that the current production would be inadequate to meet demand for vaccines.

published on : 12th May 2021

Covaxin production to increase 10 times by September 2021: Union minister Harsh Vardhan

Amid spiralling coronavirus cases in the country, the demand for medical oxygen in the country has gone through the roof.

published on : 18th April 2021