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Poonawalla urges countries please be patient, Serum directed to prioritise India needs

The Hindu | 21/02/2021 09:42 PM | Click to read full article

Apart from making efforts to meet the requirements of India, the company is also trying its best to balance the needs of the rest of the world, he added.

"Dear countries and governments, as you await #COVISHIELD supplies, I humbly request you to please be patient, @SerumInstIndia has been directed to prioritise the huge needs of India and along with that balance the needs of the rest of the world. The vaccines are produced by AstraZeneca-SKBio (Republic of Korea) and the Serum Institute of India.