There is a distinct possibility that Sri Lanka would import the vaccine that is produced in India against COVID-19 virus, Chief Epidemiologist Dr. Sudath Samaraweera said today while addressing the media.
“We have the assurance that the vaccines have been manufactured to the highest health and safety standards,” he said.
“Hence, those vaccines are more likely to be imported by Sri Lanka soon,” Dr. Samaraweera added.
Meanwhile, State Minister for COVID-19 disease control Sudarshani Fernandopulle earlier said Sri Lanka was holding talks with India to import the Oxford-AstraZeneca and Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines to the country. (Sheain Fernandopulle)
Jai Hind Thursday, 14 January 2021 07:30 PM
South Africa has requested the Tamil Nadu Govt. to share their experience and expertise in combating Covid. Some may like it or not but India has progressed a lot in science and technology.
Niranjan Thursday, 14 January 2021 07:36 PM
Tell me one major country that is prepared to risk and buy the Indian Vaccine. The CID must check your wealth.
Damika Thursday, 14 January 2021 07:57 PM
You are right. Sri Lanka can manage with the Kegallu Paniya
Rajive de Silva Thursday, 14 January 2021 07:59 PM
Is this Maruti vaccine ?
Niyrg Thursday, 14 January 2021 09:02 PM
Damika, you have no points to argue, so you are saying lunatic things.
sara Thursday, 14 January 2021 10:49 PM
all vaccine productions in India should be closely supervised by western pharmaceutical companies to ensure the quality
Dr Fluke Friday, 15 January 2021 03:45 AM
Good luck to people getting the Indian and Chinese vaccine. What is the success rate for Indian vaccine? Chinese vaccine 50.40% based on research in Brazil.
Add commentComments will be edited (grammar, spelling and slang) and authorized at the discretion of Daily Mirror online. The website also has the right not to publish selected comments.
Sri Lanka boasts of a 2500 year old Buddhist culture. This culture also inclu
Abortion is illegal in Sri Lanka unless the life of the mother is at risk. Re
Recently, the “Country Strategic Plan (CSP) for Sri Lanka” was approved b
02 Jun 2023
3 hours ago - 3 - 565
5 hours ago - 0 - 90
6 hours ago - 0 - 44
8 hours ago - 5 - 760
Name - Reply Comment