- WHO technical advisory group is reviewing data on Covaxin shot
- Indians who have taken Covaxin are unable to travel pending WHO approval
- Would expect recommendation within the next 24 hours or so: UN Official
A World Health Organization technical advisory group was reviewing data on Covaxin shot against COVID-19 on Tuesday with a decision on its emergency use listing likely soon, a spokesperson said.
"If all is in place and all goes well and if the committee is satisfied, we would expect a recommendation within the next 24 hours or so," Margaret Harris told journalists at a U.N. press briefing.
Millions of Indians have taken the shot produced by Bharat Biotech but many have been unable to travel pending the WHO approval.