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India’s growing need for COVID-19 vaccine to save lives will not put pressure on dose supply: Bhutan



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Has been updated:
May 22, 2021 19:33 IST

By Naveen Kapoor
New Delhi [India]May 22 (ANI): With the deadly second wave COVID-19 (new coronavirus infection) in the case of India,neighbor Bhutan He said he would not put pressure on New Delhi to supply the vaccine as it is more needed.
according to BhutanThese media, the prime minister Lotay TsheringIn a speech aired on TV, India..
“”India Guaranteed support (in the past). India A trusted friend and will give a second dose if requested but given IndiaGreater need to save lives, Bhutan You shouldn’t put pressure on it. “
“”Bhutan We will approach other countries for the second dose of AstraZeneca. “

India Already a vaccine dose of about 55,000 rupees Bhutan In two batches, 80% of adults in the Himalayan country are reportedly vaccinated with the first dose.
India Is tackling an acute vaccine shortage and is struggling to speed up the world’s largest vaccination drive. According to the plan Bhutan I wanted to be completely vaccinated nationwide by the end of June.But the vaccine crisis India May be delayed BhutanA plan for 100 percent immunization.
Sudden surge COVID-19 (new coronavirus infection) in the case of India The second wave of the pandemic also requires the government to provide a large number of vaccinations. Indians.New Delhi has always maintained its “vaccine mitori” India Vaccine exports are purely dynamics dependent IndiaSupply and demand situation.
Looking for other neighbors like Bangladesh and Nepal Vaccine supply from India
IndiaIs procuring vaccines from abroad and doing everything in its power to expand production. India We are also working with international vaccine manufacturers to manufacture vaccines at India..The supply of Russian vaccine Sputnik has already arrived India..
Earlier this month BhutanForeign Minister Tandy Dorji Indian The government guaranteed Bhutan It will provide 500,000 AstraZeneca vaccines known as Covishield India, Required for the second dose to achieve complete immunity. (ANI)



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