We are either donating or selling vaccines to foreign countries, but not vaccinating our own people , Delhi High Court has slammed government
The Delhi High Court has slammed the central government as well as vaccine companies over the country's ongoing corona vaccination issue. We are either donating or selling vaccines to foreign countries, but not vaccinating our own people. Therefore, there should be awareness of responsibility and urgency in this matter, in such words, the court has objected to the central government's vaccination campaign. The court also directed the Serum Institute of India and Bharat Biotech, which manufacture the vaccines Covacin and Covishield, to declare their vaccine capacity.
Serum Institute of India and Bharat Biotech have the potential to supply more vaccines, but they do not seem to be making full use of them. Vipin Sanghi and Justice. Rekha Palli's bench has expressed. Under the current system, the vaccine is given to a person over 60 years of age or a person between the ages of 45 and 60 who have a joint disease. The court also asked the Center to explain the rationale behind the strict control over the category of people to be vaccinated against corona.
The court directed Serum Institute of India and Bharat Biotech to disclose their production capacity through affidavits. Dosage of a vaccine is produced every day, every week and every month, as well as information on how much stock of vaccine is now available. The court also asked whether the capacity of vaccine production could be increased. The court also asked the central government to provide a mechanism and chain to supply more vaccines.
The court asked the Delhi government to inspect the medical facilities available at the court premises in Delhi and submit a report on whether Covid-19 vaccination centers could be set up there. The court directed the Center and the Delhi government, along with all concerned, to submit information on the affidavits by March 9 and 10. The court also clarified that the next hearing will be held only after that.