Bharat Biotech announces price of COVAXIN
HYDERABAD: Amid increasing Coronavirus positive cases, Bharat Biotech on Saturday announced the price of Coronavirus vaccine, COVAXIN. According to the statement, Bharat Biotech fixed Rs 600 per dose for state governments and will cost Rs 1200 per dose for private hospitals. Bharat Biotech stated that the export price at between $15-20 per dose. On Tuesday, Bharat Biotech's Chairman Dr Krishna Ella stated that they would be seeking the maximum price to recover all costs.
Bharat Biotech stated in a released statement as "Bharat Biotech is honoured to develop, manufacture and supply Covaxin for India's vaccine rollout at Rs 150 per dose, which is distributed for free by the Government of India. We would like to state that more than 50 per cent of our capacities have been reserved for central government supplies."