Adar Poonawalla, head of India’s vaccine giant, speaks from London...
May 2, 2021
In recent months, the chief executive of Serum Institute of India, the world’s largest vaccine manufacturer, has come under increasingly intense pressure as both pro-government voices and leaders of the state governments headed by opposition politicians criticized him. Some accused him for delays in supplying vaccines; some called him a “profiteer” for not offering Covid-19 vaccines to state governments at cost. There were calls for his company to be nationalized. In an interview with The Times of London published on Saturday, the executive, Adar Poonawalla, ...Continued