11 per cent of total Covid cases in country reported in persons aged below 20: Govt

UPSC Practice recommends 11 per cent of total Covid cases in country reported in persons aged below 20: Govt.

Meanwhile, MoS Health Bharati Pravin Pawar revealed that the CDSCO has granted permission to conduct clinical trials of COVID-19 vaccines in children to Bharat Biotech, Hyderabad (in age group 2 to 18) for phase-II/III of Whole-Virion Inactivated SARS-CoV-2 Vaccine and to Cadila Healthcare Ltd, Ahmedabad (in age group ≥12 yrs and above) for phase-III clinical trial of DNA-based vaccine.

Courtesy: News-Economic Times

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