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Rollout of paediatric Covid vaccine by October 15-20, says N K Arora

Times of India | 04/10/2021 09:13 AM | Click to read full article

ZyCoV-D is the world’s first DNA vaccine. It will be the first vaccine to be used in the paediatric population above 12 years in India.

"If everything goes as per plan, the vaccine will be introduced in the country’s immunisation programme by October 15-20,” Dr N K Arora, chairman of the Centre’s Covid-19 working group of the National Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation, told TOI on Sunday.