India caught asleep at the wheel with Green Pass for Covishield

The definitive steps taken by the EU in issuing digital vaccination certificates since January this year was well known. Yet, it was only on June 29, two days before the Green Pass became effective in the European Union that India woke to reality. External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar tweeted saying he had taken up the … Continue reading India caught asleep at the wheel with Green Pass for Covishield

EMA wants warning of blood clots with low platelet count for Johnson and Johnson vaccine

On April 20, European Medicines Agency’s safety committee (PRAC) based on these eight cases “concluded that a warning about unusual blood clots with low blood platelets should be added to the product information for COVID-19 Vaccine Janssen”. Eight cases of serious, unusual blood clots associated with low levels of blood platelets, one of which was … Continue reading EMA wants warning of blood clots with low platelet count for Johnson and Johnson vaccine

180 deaths following COVID-19 vaccination reported in India

When deaths after vaccination are assessed on a weekly basis, more deaths are seen in the first week than two-four weeks. Of the 124 deaths that have been categorised, 111 deaths have been in the first week (nearly 16 deaths per day) but only 11 deaths (0.5 deaths per day) in the next three weeks. … Continue reading 180 deaths following COVID-19 vaccination reported in India