65,000 doses of Sputnik V vaccine arrive in SL

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65,000 doses of the Russian manufactured  Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine were revived by Sri Lanka this morning (11), said Professor Channa Jayasumana, Sri Lanka’s State Minister of Production, Supply and Regulation of Pharmaceuticals.

50,000 of these are for the first dose, while 15,000 are for the second dose, he noted.