India says it hasn't banned the export of COVID-19 vaccines - (This is Money via NewsPoints Desk)

  • India's government had not banned the export of any COVID-19 vaccines, as reported This is Money on Tuesday.

  • Serum Institute of India CEO Adar Poonawalla said recently that the company got approval for its version of the AstraZeneca/Oxford University vaccine on the condition that it not export doses to ensure that vulnerable populations in India are protected.

  • Rajesh Bhushan, of India's health ministry, said that no agency of the federal government had banned exports.

  • "The Union government hasn't banned the export of any one of the COVID vaccines. That is something that should be absolutely clear," Bhushan said.

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