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India's Shilpa Medicare can make 100-200 million doses of Covid-19 shot

The company's shares jumped as much as 9.2% on India's National Stock Exchange following the news

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Reuters  |  BENGALURU 

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By Sachin Ravikumar

BENGALURU (Reuters) - Indian drugmaker Ltd has the production capacity to make 100-200 million doses of a recombinant vaccine for COVID-19, a company executive told Reuters on Wednesday.

The company's shares jumped as much as 9.2% on India's National Stock Exchange following the news.


(Reporting by Sachin Ravikumar in Bengaluru; Editing by Shounak Dasgupta)

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First Published: Wed, April 07 2021. 12:25 IST