CORONAVIRUS INDIA – India approves emergency use of local nasal anti-Covid vaccine

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Indian health authorities on Tuesday authorized the emergency use of the first nasal vaccine against Covid-19 developed in India by local lab Bharat Biotech, even as cases have dropped to their lowest in three months.

The Drugs Controller General of India has approved the restricted emergency use of Bharat Biotech’s recombinant nasal vaccine for adults, Indian health minister Mansukh Mandaviya announced on Twitter.