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Cyrus Poonawalla

Dr. Cyrus S. Poonawalla is the Chairman of Poonawalla Group which includes Serum Institute of India. Serum Institute of India manufactures pediatric vaccines. Recently he was in news when, Microsoft founder Bill Gates met him and called him one of his favourite “vaccine heroes”. He said that Cyrus Poonawalla is among one of the seven ..

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IIFL Wealth Hurun India Rich List 2022

IIFL Wealth Hurun India Rich List 2022 was released recently. Key findings 1,103 individuals from 122 Indian cities have cumulative wealth of Rs.1,000 crore wealth – a 62 per cent increase in the last five years. Cumulative wealth has surged by 9.4 per cent, while average wealth has fallen by 1 per cent. 602 individuals ..

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Padma Awards 2022

The Padma Awards 2022 is to be conferred to vaccine makers to semiconductor market rulers. This time, the Padma awards are being presented to a diversified list of recipients. Around 128 people are to receive the award in 2022. The awards will be presented by President Ram Nath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhawan. Padma Vibhushan The ..

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Cyrus Poonawala to receive Lokmanya Tilak Award

The founder of the Serum Institute of India (SII) in Pune, businessman Cyrus Poonawalla has been named the winner of the prestigious National Lokmanya Tilak Award 2021. Highlights He will be commended for his work during the COVID-19 pandemic and how his company helped save many lives by creating the Covishield vaccine and then making ..

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