Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine will also be installed in the country. It will be available in the market from next week. However, this vaccine will be costlier than both pre-existing vaccines. A single dose of Sputnik-V will cost Rs 995.40.
Sputnik V will be manufactured in India, so it is priced so much. Dr. Reddy Lab, the company that imported the company in India, gave this information. The vaccine was approved by the Central Drugs Laboratories on Thursday.
There are 1.5 lakh doses of Sputnik V vaccine available in India. Currently, there are two vaccines available to the public- Covaxin and Covishield