COVID-19 Vaccine: UK Becomes First Country To Approve Vaccine By Pfizer Inc And Biontech
The UK is assured of becoming the first country to approve the vaccine developed by Pfizer Inc and BioNTech.
According to the Worldometer figures till now the total number of the cases due to COVID-19 across the globe have risen to over 63 million. Whereas countries like Germany, the UK and Poland have witnessed a fall in the cases, which was only possible because of the recent restraints imposed by their Government.
UK although continued to be the worst-hit nation which a maximum number of COVID-19 cases now might see a significant wave in infections post the Thanksgiving Holiday as stated by American Physician Anthony Fauci to CNN.
Now the UK is poised to become the first country to approve the vaccine developed by Pfizer Inc and BioNTech, and the Government has already registered that it would move fast on any likely vaccine candidate and British doctors have been put on backup for a possible roll out before Christmas.
Meanwhile, Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer stated that $30 billion in federal funds was needed to distribute vaccine combining that New York alone would require “hundreds of millions” for the vaccine’s distribution and education work.