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Covid-19: Expert panel recommends Sputnik V for emergency use authorisation

Apr 12, 2021 17:35 IST | By Editorji News Desk

Amid a record spike in Covid-19 cases in India, an expert committee has reportedly recommended Russia's Sputnik V for emergency use authorization.

Sputnik V, manufactured in India by Dr Reddy's, has the highest effectiveness of 91.6 per cent, after the Moderna and Pfizer shots.

If approved by the Drug Controller General of India has DCGI, this will be the third vaccine to be available in India. India is currently using Serum Institute of India's Covishield and Bharat Biotech's Covaxin.

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