Campaigning for the bypoll to Pipili Assembly Constituency on April 17 hit fever pitch on Tuesday with BJP heavyweights Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan and party’s National Spokesperson Sambit Patra holding rallies for party candidate Ashrit Pattanayak. Dharmendra Pradhan kicked off a road show from Uttara square and addressed public gatherings at Dandamukundapur, Satasankha and Pattanaikia.
Published: Odishatv Bureau
Last updated: 13 April 2021, 07:33 PM IST
Russia recently authorised the use of Sputnik Light - the single-dose version of the COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V. Developers have claimed that the revolutionary one-shot vaccine has 80% efficacy - higher than many two-shot vaccines. While Russia has assured to provide 25 crore Sputnik Light vaccine doses to India, NITI Aayog member VK Paul said that they will examine the claim regarding single-dose Sputnik Light Covid Vaccine, and after that decide on its use.