This brings the cumulative serious AEFIs to 18 in the state, including 3 on Friday and total severe AEFIs to two, including one on the same day.
The petitioner Asif Riaz of Chennai said he had volunteered for the vaccine trial and suffered from several side effects.
A total of 45,93,427 doses of vaccines have been administered in India so far and the second shots of vaccines will be administered beginning on February 13, the Centre said.
"Let me assure you that adverse events are not even taking place to a significant scale, said V K Paul, member (health), Niti Aayog who also heads the national task force on Covid-19.
A section of media and the family of the ward boy had attributed his demise to the side effects of the vaccine
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Autopsy reports suggested that that common side effects such as diarrhoea, fever, and nausea may have contributed to severe reactions in frail, elderly people.