The CEO of Serum Institute of India (SII), Adar Poonawalla has claimed today that the vaccine manufactured by their institute (Made in India) is working and protecting the people better than any other mRNA vaccines like Moderna and Pfizer against COVID-19.
While speaking to ANI, the Serum Institute CEO stated that the made in India covid vaccines are providing more protection against the infectious and killer disease that instigated from the Wuhan region of China.
Mr Poonawalla further mentioned that it is good that vaccines like Moderna and Pfizer have not been Introduced in India because people from the United States and United Kingdom are taking 2nd and 3rd booster doses but they are getting infected from the coronavirus.
After being asked about the export of CovidShield, the CEO mentioned that more than 80 countries have imported the vaccine so far. Due to the decline in Covid cases the demand for vaccines has declined.