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Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI)

DCGI grants restricted EUA to Covid jab Corbevax for 12-18 age group

the government has not taken a decision yet on vaccinating those aged below 15 years

22 Feb 2022 12:18 AM

Two COVID vaccines may cost Rs. 275 after market nod

The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has already been directed to start working towards capping the price

27 Jan 2022 6:59 AM

As COVID cases rise, govt gives nod to two more vaccines, anti-viral pill

With this approval, the number of Covid-19 vaccines which have received emergency use authorisation in the country has risen to eight

28 Dec 2021 11:41 AM

CDSCO seeks more data from SII, says Covovax not yet approved in country of origin

The DCGI office had granted SII permission to manufacture and stock Covovax on May 17

28 Nov 2021 12:47 PM

AA Edit | Validation glimmer for Covaxin, hope for parents

The two-dose vaccine will be administered with a gap of 28 days

14 Oct 2021 7:26 AM


ZyCoV-D to be introduced in Covid vaccination drive shortly: Govt

ZyCoV-D has received the Emergency Use Authorisation from the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI)

30 Sep 2021 7:34 PM

Zydus Cadila's Covid vaccine ZyCoV-D gets approval for Emergency Use Authorisation

ZyCoV-D has become the first vaccine to be administered to those in the age group of 12-18 years in the country

20 Aug 2021 10:54 PM

Emergency approval for Zydus Cadila to take few more days, say sources

ZyCoV-D is a DNA Covid vaccine, which carries the genetic code for that part of a virus that triggers the immune system of the body

12 Jul 2021 1:01 PM

DGCI likely to approve Moderna's Covid vaccine in India for emergency use

Moderna's vaccine already has been cleared for emergency use by the FDA and regulators in numerous other countries

29 Jun 2021 1:03 PM

Biophore applies to DCGI for emergency-use approval for COVID treatment drug

The company plans to commence commercial production of the product immediately after the approval is received

11 Jun 2021 11:29 AM


DCGI waiver likely to bring foreign vaccines like Pfizer, Moderna a step closer

Earlier, vaccines that had completed clinical studies outside the country were required to carry out 'bridging trials' on Indian people

02 Jun 2021 1:00 PM

Zydus Cadila's potential covid drug may begin human clinical trials

India’s 'first' indigenous COVID-19 vaccine candidate Covaxin had also got the nod for human clinical trials recently

03 Jul 2020 11:01 AM