India – Covid vaccine makers to be liable for adverse effects of jabs

Indian vaccine makers will be held liable for any complications or adverse effects that arise from the administration of their jabs. The government has not accepted their demand that they be indemnified against mishaps.

The purchase order executed by the government with the vaccine makers stipulates that the companies will have to inform the government authorities immediately in case of reports of any health risks or complications arising from the vaccine. “Company shall be liable for all adversities as per CDSCO/ Drugs and Cosmetics Act/DCGI policy/approval,” it said…