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Not working with any other partner for Covid-19 vaccination, says Pfizer

Clarification comes after a Mumbai-based tour operator announces 'vaccine tourism', solicits customer interest

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Sources within the travel industry said the vaccine tourism package could be a ploy to widen customer base

Aneesh Phadnis Mumbai
US drug maker Pfizer has said that it is not working with any other partner at this time or authorised any agency to conduct or facilitate Covid-19 vaccination. The statement came on Tuesday after Gem Tours and Travels, a Mumbai-based tour operator, announced ‘vaccine tourism’ packages for its customers, promising to facilitate Pfizer vaccine shots in the US.
 
"Once approved, Pfizer will supply this vaccine during this pandemic phase only to governments across the world based on agreements with respective government authorities and following regulatory authorisation or approval. Vaccine administration to appropriate populations within a country is a decision for

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First Published: Nov 24 2020 | 8:50 PM IST

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