All vaccines, except Pfizer vaccines, can be kept at two to eight degree Celsius temperatures.
The crisis of Coronavirus (Covid-19) is not over yet. At the same time, vaccination of corona vaccine is going to start soon in the country for the prevention of coronavirus. Kovishield and Kovaxin have been approved for the Coronavirus vaccine in the country. Both vaccines have been prepared in India, while both these Corona Vaccine Price are much cheaper than other Corona vaccines made in the world.
Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan said that in addition to 1.1 crore doses of Kovishield from Serum Institute of India, 55 lakh doses of Covaxine are being purchased from Bharat Biotech. He said that 55 lakh doses of covaxine are being purchased from Bharat Biotech. Each of the 38.5 lakh doses of covaxine will cost Rs 295 (taxed). At the same time, Bharat Biotech is providing 16.5 lakh doses free, so that its cost will be Rs 206 for each dose. At the same time, the Government of India has purchased 200 rupees per dose from Serum Institute of India. Tax is not included in the price of 200 rupees of this vaccine. The price of KoviShield is 210 rupees (after tax) in India.
This is the cost of another Corona vaccine
The corona virus is being seen all over the world. At the same time, vaccination of corona vaccine has also started in many countries. Meanwhile, when compared to the prices of Corona vaccine present in the world, Corona vaccine is becoming available in India at very cheap rates. Talking about the prices of vaccines available in the world, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan said that the cost of Pfizer-BioNotech vaccine comes to Rs 1431 per dose. At the same time, the price of Moderna vaccine is from Rs 2348 to Rs 2715, the price of Novavax vaccine is Rs 1114, the price of Sputnik-V vaccine is Rs 734 and the vaccine manufactured by Johnson & Johnson is Rs 734. Apart from this, the price of Chinese Sinoform Vaccine is 77 US Dollars per dose, that is, doses are available at a price of more than Rs 5650.
Apart from this, maintenance of corona vaccine is also very important. Especially the Pfizer’s Corona vaccine requires a much lower temperature. Rajesh Bhushan said that all vaccines except Pfizer vaccine can be kept at two to eight degree Celsius temperature. Pfizer vaccines have to be kept at temperatures below minus 70 degrees Celsius.
Vaccination from 16 January – Corona Vaccine Price
The central government informed that 54.72 lakh doses of Kovid-19 vaccine have been delivered to the scheduled national and state level storage centers by Tuesday afternoon and by January 14, 1.1 crore from Serum Institute of India and 55 lakh doses from Bharat Biotech. Let us know that as part of the decisive battle against the corona virus, vaccination campaign is being started in the country from 16 January.
Rajesh Bhushan said that there are four central government medical store depots in Chennai, Karnal, Kolkata and Mumbai, where the dose of Kovid-19 vaccine Kovishield has reached in Oxford. In addition, all states have at least one regional vaccine storage center. He said that there are many stores in some big states. There are nine such stores in Uttar Pradesh, four each in Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat. There are three storage centers in Kerala. There are two stores each in Jammu and Kashmir, Karnataka and Rajasthan.
Health worker in priority list
Bhushan said that Zydus Cadila, Russia’s Sputnik-V, Biological E and Genova vaccines are also in the advanced stage of testing in India. In the coming days, some of these vaccine manufacturers may apply to the drug regulator for permission to use in emergencies. These vaccines will be introduced in a gradual manner. The Union Health Secretary said that health workers will top the priority list. This will be followed by vaccination of advance personnel and priority age groups. The central government will bear the cost of Corona Vaccine Price of health workers and advance personnel. The effect will appear 14 days after the vaccine dose. People are urged to follow proper behavior in relation to Kovid-19.