A large consignment of Covishield vaccine manufactured by Serum Institute of India (SII) was shipped from the city air terminal and furthermore by street to different states almost immediately Tuesday.
It was, be that as it may, not satisfactory if the transfer was essential for another buy request or was the forthcoming burden from the principal request, as SII authorities didn’t react to TOI’s question till the hour of going to the press. A Kool-Ex Cold Chain Limited authority disclosed to TOI that dosages of the immunization were shipped off Unicef habitats situated in various pieces of the country by means of street late on Monday night. “The doses were sent to cities such as Delhi, Jhansi, Mumbai, Kurukshetra, Gwalior, Bareilly, Agra, Meerut,” the official said.
“On Tuesday, SpiceJet shipped 122 boxes of Covid-19 vaccine weighing 4.1 tonnes from Pune to Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Bhubaneswar, Patna and Leh. The airline carried 38 boxes of Covid-19 vaccine to Patna, 35 to Vijayawada, 30 to Hyderabad and 28 to Bhubaneswar. A box of vaccine will reach Leh from Pune via Delhi on Tuesday,” a SpiceJet spokesperson said.
“Continuing its support in nation’s fight against Covid-19, IndiGo today transported 1,347 kgs of Vaccine equating to 528,000 doses from Pune to Chandigarh via flight 6E 6515. The shipment will further be moved to Haryana, Punjab and Himachal Pradesh,” a spokesperson of the airline said.
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