Bhubaneswar, May 15 -- Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Friday floated a global e-tender for procurement of 3.8 crore doses of Covid-19 vaccines from leading manufacturers across the world.

The Odisha State Medical Corporation (OSMC) has invited vaccine manufacturers in the country and producers or their authorised importer in the case of vaccines manufactured in foreign countries.

As per the detail notice issued by the OSMCL, bidders have been asked to supply vaccines in four phases and the State government has said that it would issue separate purchase order for each of them.

The OSMCL expects the delivery of 75 lakh doses in 30 days of the purchase order, 2.25 crore doses within 60 days, 3.75 crore doses by 90 days and 3.8 cror...