New Delhi: On the question of applying Kovid vaccine to children, AIIMS Director Dr Randeep Guleria has said that the Pfizer vaccine for children has got FDA approval and this vaccine has been allowed to come to India. Dr Guleria said that Bharat Biotech and other companies are conducting tests very fast as parents have come forward for tests with their children.
The director of AIIMS said that there is an expectation that the trial will be completed soon and probably we will have the data by September. Hopefully by that time, approval will be given. By September-October we will have vaccines of our country which we can give to children. He said that the disease of corona in children is very mild, we should first vaccinate the elderly and those who already have many diseases.
‘It’s in our hands to stop the third wave’
Dr. Randeep Guleria said that if we want to stop the third wave, then it is in our hands. If we follow the rules of Corona then the virus will not spread. I would appeal to everyone to follow all the corona rules and apply lockdown wherever there are more cases of corona and apply all the vaccines.
Let us tell you that 54,24,374 vaccines of corona virus were administered in the country in the last 24 hours, after which the total number of vaccinations has gone up to 29,46,39,511. there in India of corona After the arrival of 50,848 new cases, the total number of positive cases has increased to 3,00,28,709. At the same time, 1,358 people have died, after which the number of dead due to this epidemic has increased to 3,90,660. After 68,817 new discharges, the total number of discharges has gone up to 2,89,94,855. The total number of active cases in the country is 6,43,194.
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