New Delhi: The Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has issued orders to provide Y-Category security on Serum Institute of India (SII) CEO and Owner Adar Poonawalla.
Post this order, Poonawalla will be provided security by the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel.
According to reports, the order comes after the MHA conducted a detailed threat assessment on Poonawalla.
The Serum Institute of India manufactures AstraZeneca’s vaccine known as Covishield in India at its Pune facility.
(This is a developing story. More details awaited.)