Give It A Shot - Give Vaccines a chance
Many people do not understand that science is based on facts and evidence, not perception, that scientific products are put to tests before they reach society. If opinion without evidence drives decisions, this can put society in jeopardy. One classic example is vaccines.
India has a well-earned reputation of excellence in research and development in the pharmaceutical sector, including vaccine development. India provides about 43% of the World Health Organisation (WHO) prequalified global vaccine supply, primarily from the private sector. Our vaccine manufacturers not only supply vaccines within the country, but also help in saving children’s lives across the world.
We need to give science and technology a chance. More than that, we need to give our children a chance.
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