Adar Poonawalla, CEO of Serum said – phones coming from powerful people, receiving threats: CEO of Serum Institute of India (SII), the maker of the Covishield vaccine, Adar Poonawalla said in an interview that he was receiving several calls for the Corona vaccine in India in which he was receiving threats. He said that phone calls are the worst thing. I was constantly receiving threatening calls.
Poonawalla said, ‘All these phones are coming from the powerful people of India. He said that the callers include Chief Ministers of Indian states, heads of trade boards, and many influential personalities. These people demand an immediate supply of the Covishield vaccine over the phone. He said that the level of expectation and aggression of getting the Covishield vaccine is enormous. Everyone needs this first. At the same time, he has also indicated that he has come to London with plans to expand the vaccine’s production.
Earlier, according to the order issued by the Union Home Ministry, there was talk of providing security of Y category by CRPF to Adar Poonawalla. There is 11 personnel in the Y category security, including one or two commandos and policemen. This security has been provided to them all over the country.
Adar Poonawalla Tweet
Had an excellent meeting with all our partners & stakeholders in the U.K. Meanwhile, pleased to state that COVISHIELD’s production is in full swing in Pune. I look forward to reviewing operations upon my return in a few days.
— Adar Poonawalla (@adarpoonawalla) May 1, 2021
Meanwhile, Adar Poonawalla held a meeting with the company’s partners and stakeholders in the UK. He tweeted and wrote, “The meeting in the UK with our partners and stakeholders was grand. CoviShield is in full swing in Pune. I will review vaccine production when I come back in a few days. ”
Let us know that the decision to increase the security of Adar Poonawalla has been taken at a time when vaccination campaigns for all citizens above 18 years are going to start across the country. The Serum Institute is the largest vaccine-producing company in the country. The vaccines of serum Covishield and Bharat Biotech Covaxin have been seen in the country till now, but now some vaccines are to be imported from abroad, including the Russian vaccine Sputnik vaccine.
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