In a recent announcement made by Bharat Biotech, the price of its Covid-19 vaccine, Covaxin has been reduced from Rs. 600 to Rs. 400 for state governments.
The cost for private hospitals remains Rs. 1200 per dose.
In a statement, the company said, “Bharat Biotech is deeply concerned with the critical pandemic circumstances that India is facing at this time. Recognising the enormous challenges to the public health care system, we have made Covaxin available to state governments at a price of ₹ 400 per dose.”