What AstraZeneca-Oxford COVID-19 vaccine suspension in Europe means for India's Covishield
Several countries including Denmark, Austria, Estonia, Lithuania, Norway, Iceland and Thailand have temporarily suspended vaccine shots
The central government has decided to conduct a deeper review of post-vaccination side-effects from the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine, according to news reports
Denmark temporarily suspended AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine shots after reports of cases of blood clots forming earlier this week. Meanwhile, Ireland also recommended the temporary deferral of the vaccine after three health workers in Norway, who had recently received it, are being treated in the hospital for bleeding, blood clots and a low count of blood platelets.