India-Made Vaccine against Coronavirus, COVAXIN is now approved in Canada and this is one of the latest countries to approve Covaxin as an approved vaccine for travellers.
With this news, people can now enter Canada however, need to follow the guidelines laid by the government which include people entering should be fully vaccinated against coronavirus.
The permission to allow travellers to enter Canada will come into effect from November 30 onwards.
An important fact that one needs to notice is that the second dose of the vaccine should be taken 14 days prior to their arrival in Canada.
This decision was announced by the Public Health Agency in Canada where they announced, “Beginning Nov 30, the #GOC will expand its list of #Covid19 vaccines accepted for entry to Canada to include Sinopharm, Sinovac and COVAXIN. Travellers must have received a full vaccine series at least 14 days before entry to Canada.”
Last week Canada announced an expansion of its list of vaccines bringing respite to a large number of tourists visiting the country. Indians who travel to Canada in High numbers were awaiting this decision to travel to the country.