NEW DELHI, Nov. 22 -- The ambitious adult vaccination programme for Covid being finalised by the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government is likely to come under discussion and scrutiny by a parliamentary committee. This will be the first time India will try to administer a vaccine to a large section of population.

As the office of Prime Minister Narendra Modi gears up for one of its largest adult vaccination programmes for covid-19 pandemic in the world, its production will be discussed by the standing committee on chemicals and fertilizers is holding a meeting on Monday to get representation from officials of Department of Pharmaceuticals on the 'status of covid-19 vaccine production in India'.

"This is the biggest vaccination pr...