India to begin phase 3 trial for COVID-19 vaccine today or tomorrow, says NITI Aayog member

In a major breakthrough, India is set to begin phase 3 trials for an indigenously developed potential COVID-19 vaccine, NITI Aayog member VK Paul said on Tuesday. However, Paul did not reveal the name and details of the potential COVID19 vaccine candidate.

“As far as Coronavirus vaccines are concerned, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had assured the country on Independence Day. He had said that three vaccines are being developed in India and are in different stages."