The Sputnik V vaccine will be available in India from next month.
Another covid vaccine will arrive in India next month. The Russian-made vaccine Sputnik V.
Deepak Sapra, chief executive officer (CEO) of Dr Reddy's Laboratories, the company with which Russia has an agreement to supply and manufacture the vaccine in the country, told the media. "Russian covid vaccine Sputnik V will arrive in India in May," said Deepak. But initially, it will come in small quantities. After that, the amount will be increased step by step. At the same time, the supply of Sputnik V Covid ticker to India will be increased.
The CEO of Dr Reddy's Laboratories also said that the Sputnik V Covid vaccine will be made in the country later. For this, 6 production centres have already been set up in India. Two of these manufacturing plants are about to start work. The Sputnik V-Covid vaccine from those two centres will be available in India from June-July. Supplies from two more manufacturing plants will begin in August. The last two manufacturing plants will start delivering to different parts of India in September.