Moscow: The second wave of corona is currently raging in the country and experts say it will continue. Rapid vaccination is the only option we have right now to avoid future harm. There is good news in this regard. Another type of Sputnik vaccine has been developed in Russia. The vaccine is called Sputnik Light and the company claims that a single dose is sufficient. Earlier, the Russian company’s Sputnik V was available in the market.
Introducing a new member of the Sputnik family – a single dose Sputnik Light!
It’s a revolutionary 1-shot COVID-19 vaccine with the 80% efficacy – higher than many 2-shot vaccines.
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Russia’s first vaccine, Sputnik V covid 19, is 97.6 percent effective against the infection, scientists said. This information is based on statistics of 3.8 million people. India has received 1.5 lakh doses of Sputnik V vaccine. Another 1.5 lakh doses are expected in the next two days.
The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) today (May 6, 2021) officially approved the use of a single dose of the Sputnik Lite vaccine. A single dose of the Sputnik light vaccine is 80 percent effective against coronavirus, Russian officials say. According to the RDIF, the vaccine developed by Russia’s Gamaleya Institute is 79.4 percent effective against Covid 19. The Sputnik Light will cost less than डॉलर 10. Currently, the vaccine is only allowed in Russia. Sputnik V was the world’s first registered vaccine against corona.
The RDIF said in a statement: “Analytical data taken 28 days after the Sputnik light vaccine showed an efficacy of 79.4 per cent. The vaccination was carried out between 5 December 2020 and 1 April 2021 as part of Russia’s vaccination program.
When will you get permission in India?
The second wave of corona has hit the country and the health system has collapsed. There is a shortage of oxygen, medicines, medical supplies. Many patients have lost their lives due to lack of treatment. Several states have imposed lockdowns to break the Corona chain. However, experts say that vaccination is the only solution. However, vaccination has taken a break due to shortage of vaccines in the country. Sputnik Light will be a lifeline for India to vaccinate at such a fast pace. So now it is important to see when the central government approves this vaccine.