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COVID-19 vaccines for children in trial phase, will to be launched `very soon`: Health Minister

Dais Newsfeed | 20/08/2021 04:03 PM | Click to read full article

Amid worries of a possible third wave of COVID-19, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya claimed that COVID-19 vaccines for children will likely be launched in India “very soon”.

He said that the results of an ongoing research for development of COVID-19 vaccines for children by Zydus Cadila and Bharat Biotech is due to be released next month and following that the COVID-19 antidote is likely to be launched at the soonest.