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Zydus Cadila's COVID-19 vaccine will be available for 12-18 age group soon, Centre tells SC

The Centre said that a total of 51.6 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses would be made available by July 31 of which 35.6 crore have already been provided.

June 27, 2021 / 09:24 AM IST
The new vaccine being developed by Zydus Cadila will be available soon, the Centre told Supreme Court in an affidavit.

The new vaccine being developed by Zydus Cadila will be available soon, the Centre told Supreme Court in an affidavit.

The Centre has said that a COVID-19 vaccine will soon be available for the 12-18 age group. The new vaccine being developed by Zydus Cadila will be available soon, the Centre told Supreme Court in an affidavit.

It informed the court that Zydus Cadila, which is developing DNA vaccines, has concluded its clinical trial for between the age group of 12 to 18 years of age.

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"Subject to the statutory permissions, it may be available in near future for children of the age group of 12 to 18 years of age," it added.