While Sputnik V has already received regulatory approval, Dr Reddy's Laboratory received the Drugs Controller General of India (DGCI) nod to conduct phase-3 bringing trials of Sputnik Light in September.
The Russian capital has ordered the 11-day closing of all non-essential businesses and schools. Thursday saw new record Covid-19 case numbers and deaths.
The company’s CEO Adar Poonawalla said the company would be able to export 20 to 30 million Covid-19 vaccine doses in November this year.
Dr Reddy's soft launched the vaccine in India in May 2021, after receiving Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) in April 2021.
The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), which launched the Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine, has a tie up with Dr Reddy’s Laboratories to sell the vaccines in India
As many as 300 million doses of Sputnik V will be manufactured by Serum Institute of India every year, the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) said
Dr Reddy's recently received nearly three million doses of Sputnik V from Russian Direct Investment Fund
There is no scientific data so far to establish that the Delta Plus Covid variant is highly transmissible or reduces vaccine efficacy, India’s Covid Task Force chief V K Paul said
The offer is available to vaccinated passengers aged 18 years and above, who are located in India
Slovakia has 200,000 doses of the Sputnik V vaccine available now
According to Anvisa's approval, Brazil is expected to receive four million doses of Covaxin initially.
Serum Institute of India has collaborated with Gamaleya Research Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology, Moscow in Russia for developing Sputnik V at its licensed Hadapsar facility.
Dr Reddy's Laboratories is in a pact with Russian Direct Investment Fund to sell the first 125 million people doses (250 million vials) of Sputnik V in India.
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal made the announcement while launching a free of cost vaccination drive for journalists and their families
Panacea Biotech is expected to produce 100 million doses of Russia’s Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine every year.
The Delhi High Court rapped the Centre on Tuesday for not facilitating the manufacturing of Sputnik V vaccines in India
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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