Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech’s COVID-19 vaccine ‘Covaxin‘ may get approval from the World Health Organization (WHO) soon. Bharat Biotech will hold a pre-submission meeting with WHO on 23rd June. In this meeting, the COVID-19 vaccine will be evaluated for Emergency Use List (EUL). Last month, Bharat Biotech reported that it had submitted 90% of the documents required for the WHO’s EUL. The rest of the documents are to be submitted this month. The Ministry of External Affairs is coordinating with Bharat Biotech to get WHO accreditation for the vaccine, jointly developed by ICMR and Bharat Biotech.