Centre files appeal against Kerala High Court single-judge decision allowing Covishield second dose before 84 days

The appeal which would be heard by a Division Bench of the Kerala High Court said that the single-judge decision is against the settled position that courts do not meddle with policy decisions of the government.
vaccine, Kerala high court
vaccine, Kerala high court

The Central government has filed an appeal against a single-judge order of Kerala High Court which had ruled that individuals who pay for Covishield vaccine have the right to choose whether to get the second dose any time after four weeks from the first dose but before the 84-day interval prescribed by the Central Government (The Secretary to Government of India v. Kitex Garments Limited).

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