India increases the gap between Covishield doses to 12-16 weeks citing WHO and UK data. Boris Johnson reduces gap to 8 weeks in Britain because variant B.1.167 is way more contagious. Our science establishment could be saved embarrassing gymnastics if only the government admitted one truth: it’s short of doses.
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