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Free vaccines may require states to spend a third of their health Budget

While Covishield could erode a third of states' health bill if they bear the full cost, approval of the Pfizer jab would double the health spend

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Coronavirus | Coronavirus Vaccine | Serum Institute of India

Abhishek Waghmare  |  Pune 

Coronavirus, vaccine, covid, drugs, clinical trials
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India is nearing the roll-out of Covid-19 vaccine after conditional and emergency-use regulatory approvals to two candidates, and states would soon become the primary coordination centres for the administration drives, including prioritisation and logistics.

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First Published: Wed, January 06 2021. 15:56 IST
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