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Over the last three decades, India has become a hub of vaccine manufacturing with state-of-the-art facilities at par with the International manufacturing standards. India is now producing vaccine products which are available in both domestic and international markets. This warrant additional responsibility of vigilance of vaccine products.
National Regulatory Authorities (NRA) are responsible for ensuring that all vaccines, used within the country are of quality, effective and safe. A national immunization programme (NIP) is the organizational component of Ministry of Health responsible for preventing disease, disability, and death from vaccine-preventable diseases in children and adults. Read more...