South Africa To Get 1.5 Million Vaccines From Serum Institute Of India

The ministry added in a statement that it was working with the country's health regulator SAHPRA to ensure there were no delays with the rollout of the vaccines.

South Africa To Get 1.5 Million Vaccines From Serum Institute Of India

Vials of coronavirus vaccine, are seen at Serum Institute of India. (File)

Johannesburg:

South Africa's health ministry said on Thursday that the country would get 1.5 million vaccines from the Serum Institute of India (SII), with a million coming in January and the remainder the following month.

The ministry added in a statement that it was working with the country's health regulator SAHPRA to ensure there were no delays with the rollout of the vaccines.

(Except for the headline, this story has not been edited by NDTV staff and is published from a syndicated feed.)