New Delhi For the first time in the country, the foreign vaccine of Corona vaccine has been given. The vaccine of Russian vaccine Sputnik V has been given to Deepak Sapra. He has taken this vaccine in Hyderabad. Deepak Sapra is the Global Head of Custom Pharma Services of Dr. Reddy Laboratories. In the fight against Coron, two vaccines Covishield and Covaxin are already being put to the people, in such a way, the coming of the third vaccine will give India more strength in the fight against Corona.
The price of Russia’s Sputnik V Corona vaccine has also been fixed in India. Here it will cost 948 rupees. A 5 percent GST will be levied on the vaccine. After tax, the price of a dose will be Rs 995.
First doses of Sputnik V administered in India. Deepak Sapra, Global Head of Custom Pharma Services at Dr Reddy’s Laboratories receives the first jab of the vaccine in Hyderabad: Sputnik V# COVID19 pic.twitter.com/95eOT6gGWR
– ANI (@ANI) May 14, 2021
Available in Indian market from next week
Regarding the Sputnik vaccine, the Union Health Ministry has announced that this vaccine against the corona epidemic will be available in the markets across the country early next week. The government has announced this 12 days after the first shipment of 150,000 doses of Sputnik V vaccine.
Has been developed in Russia
The Sputnik V vaccine has been developed by the Gamalaya National Center in Russia. After the rise of Corona infection in the country, there was a sudden increase in the demand for vaccines. In such a situation, people can get relief from the fierceness of the vaccine by coming to the Sputnik vaccine market.
Two vaccines already in market
Before the Sputnik vaccine, Covishield is being provided by the Serum Institute of India based in Pune, while the covaxine developed by Bharat Biotech International Limited based in Hyderabad is being provided to Indian citizens.