Who Will Get The COVID-19 Vaccination First? Here’s What India Is Planning
Once the COVID vaccine is developed, countries like India need to plan on who will get access to it first. The frontline health workers, those with co-morbidities, the economically backward section, or a completely different set?
At the time of writing this story, there are approximately 7 million active COVID-19 cases in the world, with 4.2 million in India alone, and the one thing that the human race collectively is hoping comes through sooner rather than later is a vaccine.
In the event that one is developed, questions were being asked as to how it would be distributed in a fair and equitable manner, and several countries brought together health experts to deliberate and find solutions.