News Desk, Tech for FTCP, New Delhi
Updated Sun, 13 Sep 2020 08:16 PM IST
Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan (file photo)
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In a statement issued by the Ministry of Health, he said that no date for the launch of the vaccine is yet fixed, so it is expected that it will be ready by the first quarter of 2021. He said that the vaccine will be given first to those who need it the most, it will not allow the economic condition of the people to come in the way.
The Union Minister said that the government is taking complete caution in human testing of vaccines and is following all the standards. Dr. Harsh Vardhan said that the National Expert Group for the Administration of Kovid-19 Vaccine, headed by Dr. VK Paul, a member of NITI Aayog, is preparing a strategy on how to immunize more population.