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Covishield, the UK-developed vaccine manufactured by Pune Serum Institute is not approved by authorities there

No Recognition For Vaccinations Received In India; UK Tightens Restrictions

Web Desk(TVM)Updated: Tuesday Sep 21, 2021

New Delhi : Vaccinated travelers from India cannot be considered inoculated, says UK. Those coming in from some countries, India included, shall be considered as non-vaccinated and undergo 10-day quarantine.  

Countries whose vaccinations remain unapproved by UK include UAE, Jordan, Thailand, Russia   Afrrica, south and South America, meaning, travelers from these countries will have to undergo mandatory quarantine up on arrival into the country. Interestingly, even Covishield,  developed by UK itself and manufactured by Pune Serum Institute, has no recognition by authorities there.