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COVID-19 vaccination for 18-44 age group halted in these states, know the reasons behind the decision

Due to the acute shortage of COVID-19 vaccines in the country, many states have temporarily suspended the vaccination drive for the people in the age group of 18 to 44 and have directed the available stock of doses for the above-45 age group.

May 13, 2021, 07:46 AM IST

Serum Institute clarifies COVID-19 vaccine pricing, 'initial rates low due to advance funding'

Serum Institute of India (SII), which manufactures AstraZeneca's vaccine Covishield at its Pune facility, earlier this week announced a price of Rs 600 per dose and at Rs 400 for state governments and any new contract by the central government. This compared to Rs 150 per dose it charges the central government for the existing supplies.

Apr 24, 2021, 16:52 PM IST

COVID-19: Serum Institute fixes the price of Covishield

The Serum Institute has fixed the price of the Covishield vaccine. For government hospitals, the cost of Covishield will be Rs 400, while the vaccine will be given to private hospitals for Rs 600.

Apr 21, 2021, 14:00 PM IST

CM Uddhav Thackeray will visit Pune today to take stock of the situation of Serum Institute

A massive fire broke out at the new plant of Pune's Serum Institute of India, due to which 5 people are reported dead. All the deceased are said to be working as laborers in the under-construction building. However, this has not affected the production of vaccines. Maharashtra CM, Uddhav Thackeray will visit Pune today to take stock of the situation. PM Modi also expressed grief over this matter.

Jan 22, 2021, 10:36 AM IST

Serum Institute fire: Know what caused the massive blaze that killed 5 people

Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope said that the initial fire was caused by some ongoing welding work at the site. The fire broke out at about 2:45 pm at an under-construction building where vaccine production was supposed to start after a month. The fire broke out at 4th and 5th floor of the SEZ3 building. BCG vaccine laboratory was there at 3rd floor of the same building but that is unaffected. 

Jan 22, 2021, 07:41 AM IST

Dead bodies found on 6th floor of Serum Institute of India, 5 died

A fire broke out in a building at the Serum Institute of India (SII) in Manjari area of ​​Pune. 5 employees lost their lives in this fire. Ten fire engines reached the spot and tried to extinguish the flames.

Jan 21, 2021, 19:16 PM IST

Pune: fire in new building of Serum Institute, the reason is not clear yet

A plant at the Serum Institute of India (SII) in Manjari area of ​​Pune has caught fire. Ten fire engines have reached the spot and efforts are being made to extinguish the flames.

Jan 21, 2021, 17:30 PM IST

Breaking News : Fire broke out at Serum Institute of India in Pune

A massive fire broke out at Serum Institute of India in Pune

Jan 21, 2021, 15:42 PM IST

Covishield vaccine priced at Rs 210 per vial, government order for vaccines

The price of the vaccine has been fixed by the Covishield vaccine manufacturer Pune's Serum Institute at Rs 210 per vial, at which price the manufacturer will make the vaccine available to the govt. After which the government has also given orders for the vaccine.

Jan 12, 2021, 08:22 AM IST

Meet Natasha Poonawalla, the wife of India's vaccine man Adar Poonawalla, in pics

Take a look at some of photos of SII director and philanthropist Natasha Poonawalla, the wife of vaccine man Adar Poonawalla.

Jan 04, 2021, 12:50 PM IST

Know the answer to every question on vaccination in India

In this video, know the answer to every question on vaccination in India.

Jan 04, 2021, 10:26 AM IST

DCGI: Covaxin Vaccine and Covishield Vaccine are both 110% safe

The Serum Institute of India’s Covishield is likely to be vaccinated first in India. Meanwhile, Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin would be used as an option.

Jan 04, 2021, 09:18 AM IST

India: Covishield vaccine to be vaccinated first, Covaxin will remain as an option

The Serum Institute of India’s Covishield is likely to be vaccinated first in India. Meanwhile, Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin would be used as an option.

Jan 04, 2021, 08:24 AM IST

India's COVID vaccine: Amit Shah, JP Nadda, Mayawati, Randeep Singh Surjewala hail scientists, frontline workers for service

Several ministers and political leaders on Sunday (January 3) welcomed India's decision to give emergency use authorisation to Oxford COVID-19 vaccine Covishield and Covaxin of Bharat Biotech for restricted emergency use in the country.

Jan 03, 2021, 14:56 PM IST

COVID-19 vaccine: Serum Institute's Covishield vs Bharat Biotech's Covaxin, here's all you must know

DCGI has formally approved Serum Institute and Bharat Biotech vaccines for restricted emergency use against COVID-19 in India.

Jan 03, 2021, 12:16 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke (Special Edition): How safe you will be after getting the Corona vaccine?

Corona vaccine approved in India, formal announcement anytime soon. In today's episode of 'Taal Thok Ke' we will discuss- How safe you will be after getting the Corona vaccine.

Jan 01, 2021, 19:36 PM IST

Important meeting of CDSCO on approval of emergency use of three corona vaccines

Important meeting of Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (CDSCO) on the approval of emergency use of three corona vaccines. The committee sought further information related to the vaccine from Serum Institute and Bharat Biotech.

Dec 10, 2020, 08:20 AM IST

COVID-19 vaccine: Serum Institute files Rs 100 crores defamation suit against man who said 'Covishield’ made him ill

The SII said there was "absolutely no correlation with the vaccine trial and the medical condition of the volunteer".

Nov 30, 2020, 07:43 AM IST

Vaccine is ready, approval awaited: Serum Institute

The Serum Institute of Pune has made a big announcement about the corona vaccine. The Serum Institute said that PM Modi is satisfied with the preparation of the vaccine, an application can be made for emergency use of 'Covishield' vaccine in 2 weeks.

Nov 29, 2020, 10:04 AM IST

Know the status of 'Covaxin' vaccine for Coronavirus from Serum Institute, Pune

PM Narendra Modi is expected to visit the Pune-based Serum Institute of India, which has partnered with global pharma giant AstraZeneca and Oxford University for COVID-19 vaccine.

Nov 27, 2020, 20:48 PM IST