Coronavirus Vaccine: How many vaccines will be needed to avoid corona? Know the latest updates on the vaccine including the price


According to the claims made by different scientists on the corona vaccine, now the wait is nearing its end. At the beginning of next year, there will be a vaccine in the market. Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan has also claimed that the corona vaccine will be ready in India in a few months. The Serum Institute of India is here to produce the Oxford vaccine. He has also stated the price of the Corona vaccine. According to the Serum Institute, a dose of vaccine to prevent corona will cost between 500 and 600 rupees. At the same time, it is also being said that two vaccines may be required to be administered in an interval of two to three weeks for effective protection from the corona.

Dr. Harsh Vardhan has expressed the hope that in the first 2-3 months of the year 2021, the corona vaccine will be started. They also say that by August-September we will be in a position to give vaccines to 300 million people. It is also being said that the bovine developed by Bharat Biotech will also hit the market early next year.

According to media reports, five different corona vaccine trials are currently underway in India, of which two are in the third and advanced stage. Serum Institute CEO Adar Poonawala believes that a new vaccine will come on the market every three to four months in the coming year, but it will depend on the public and the government which vaccine they want to get.

Will everyone get the vaccine together?

It has also been reported earlier that when the vaccine is ready, the corona vaccine will be given to health care workers and frontline workers in the first phase. After that, the vaccine will be given to the elderly and those who need it the most. Recently, Dr. Harsh Vardhan had said that it is not possible to provide vaccines for 135 crore Indians simultaneously, so the government has set a priority.

Which vaccine is the most successful?

Recently, after the initial results of a vaccine trial by the American company Moderna claimed that their vaccine protection against the corona epidemic was up to 95% successful. Now the company's chief executive Stephen Bensel has also given information about the price of this vaccine. According to him, the price of one dose of Moderna vaccine will be between $ 25 to $ 37, which is around Rs 1800 to Rs 2700.