50 million Sputnik V doses to be manufactured in India by June-July: Kirill Dmitriev

The first batch of Russian vaccine Sputnik V has arrived in India yesterday. The first batch of coronavirus vaccine contains 1.5 lakh vials, later in this month 30 lakh jabs will be delivered by Russian to India. In an exclusive chat with Kirill Dmitriev, CEO, Russian Direct Investment Fund, said, "Russia is definitely playing its role to support India in this crisis." Dmitriev talking about the capacity of India's manufacturing said, "It is great that India has such a great vaccine production capacity. We will use the Sputnik V (manufactured in India) to serve the Indian market as well as the world."