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UK recognizes Covishield vaccine after new travel rules spark fury

The Free Press Journal | 22/09/2021 02:14 PM | Click to read full article

A day after the UK's new travel rules sparked controversy, the western nation has now recognized the made-in-India Covishield COVID-19 vaccine.

The development comes mere hours after India raised strong objections, stating that the country was within its rights to take "reciprocal measures". Despite the capitulation, the UK government has reportedly raised questions on vaccination certification.