Bhubaneswar: 24/4/21:At a time when the Government of India allowed the States and private hospitals to procure Covid vaccines directly from the manufacturers, Bharat Biotech announced prices for its vaccine – Covaxin.
Bharat Biotech, which developed and manufactured Covaxin, has been supplying the Covid vaccine to the Government of India at Rs 150/dose. People of the country have been getting Covaxin for free during the Centre’s vaccination programme so far.
In a recent development, the Government of India allowed States and private hospitals to procure 50% of the production of the Covid vaccine manufacturers.
Here’s the price list of Covaxin (per dose):
State governments – Rs 600
Private hospitals – Rs 1200
Exports – $15-20