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'Compensation will be provided if...': Here is what Covaxin consent form says

The Free Press Journal | 16/01/2021 06:43 PM | Click to read full article

As the vaccination drive against Covid-19 began on Saturday, those taking 'COVAXIN' vaccine manufactured by Bharat Biotech are asked to sign a separate consent form, acknowledging that the jab is being administered without the phase-3 trial.

Frontline and healthcare workers are taking the vaccine jab in the first phase and they were asked to sign consent forms before the shot. The form assured compensation if any adverse effect was found linked to the vaccine.