Russia may try to apply for Emergency Approval for Sputnik V in India. In December last year, Russia allowed its main Kovid-19 vaccine Sputnik-5 to be used on people over 60 years of age.
- January 15, 2021, 11:51 AM IST
According to the news agency Reuters, Russia will apply next month regarding the European Union’s approval of the vaccine. At the Reuters conference, the head of the fund Kirill Dimitriv said that the reviewed results of the vaccine will be released soon, which will explain its efficacy. He informed that Sputnik-5 will be produced in seven countries.
He further told that it is expected that regulators from 9 countries can seal this application for domestic use. This vaccine has already been approved in Argentina, Belarus, Serbia and many other places. Apart from this, Russia can start a large-scale vaccine program in the country from next week. The special thing is that Russia is the fourth country in the world in terms of Kovid-19 cases.
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According to media reports, Russia may try to apply for emergency approval in India for Sputnik-5. In December last year, Russia had allowed its main Covid-19 vaccine Sputnik-5 to be used on people over 60 years of age. The special thing is that people above 60 years of age were excluded from the national vaccine program. Because the vaccine was tested separately on people in this group.
According to the data of the Worldometer, so far 34 lakh 95 thousand 816 cases of corona virus have been reported in Russia. Out of which 63 thousand 940 patients have died. At the same time, 28 lakh 82 thousand 044 people have returned home after getting healthy. Apart from this, 9 crore 35 lakh 36 thousand 554 people have been caught in the corona virus worldwide. However, 20 lakh 2 thousand 465 patients have died.