A nurse holds up a vial of Covishield, the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine manufactured by Serum Institute of India, at a medical centre in Mumbai on January 16. Photo: Reuters A nurse holds up a vial of Covishield, the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine manufactured by Serum Institute of India, at a medical centre in Mumbai on January 16. Photo: Reuters
A nurse holds up a vial of Covishield, the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine manufactured by Serum Institute of India, at a medical centre in Mumbai on January 16. Photo: Reuters

Letters | India can’t afford coronavirus vaccine diplomacy. It must put over a billion Indians first

  • Even if India manages to vaccinate a million people a day, as was Joe Biden’s initial plan for the US, it will need 1,400 days or about 3.8 years to vaccinate everyone

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A nurse holds up a vial of Covishield, the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine manufactured by Serum Institute of India, at a medical centre in Mumbai on January 16. Photo: Reuters A nurse holds up a vial of Covishield, the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine manufactured by Serum Institute of India, at a medical centre in Mumbai on January 16. Photo: Reuters
A nurse holds up a vial of Covishield, the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine manufactured by Serum Institute of India, at a medical centre in Mumbai on January 16. Photo: Reuters
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