Bhubaneswar, June 28 -- Russian Covid-19 vaccine Sputnik V will be available in the State from Tuesday. The vaccine will be initially available at Care Hospital in Bhubaneswar.

According to sources, the employees of Dr Reddy's Laboratories will be the first to get the Sputnik V jab which will cost Rs 1145 per dose.

As many as 20 persons will be administered the Russian-manufacture vaccine on the first day and later the number will be increased, sources said adding that Care Hospital has procured 600 vaccine vials in the first phase.

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