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Two COVID-19 vaccines referred to NMRA Oxford-astrazeneca and Sputnik V

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Two COVID-19 vaccines - Oxfordastrazeneca and Sputnik V - have been referred to the National Medicines Regulatory Authority( NMRA) for clearance, an official said yesterday.

An NMRA official told Daily Mirror, his office referred them to the experts’ panel for examination.

He said regulatory clearance is something that needs meticulous attention and examination. Sri Lanka is planning for inoculation next month. India awaits regulatory clearance by the NMRA to supply the jabs manufactured there. (KELUM BANDARA)

  Comments - 7

  • C. Fenando Thursday, 21 January 2021 11:27 AM


    Roshanaly Thursday, 21 January 2021 11:39 AM

    No commission for the free issue of vaccine.

    Selvakumar Thursday, 21 January 2021 11:42 AM

    Vaccine still running

    Who is fooling whom ? Thursday, 21 January 2021 12:11 PM

    The two vaccines have been referred to “ National Medicines Regulatory Authority “ for meticulous attention and examination.......... But the fact is Sri Lanka does not have the Scientists( Biologists and Chemists) to do the task.

    Selvakumar Thursday, 21 January 2021 12:13 PM

    Vaccines may be delay in sri Lanka, but coronavirus death continue moving in sri Lanka !!!

    Esther Cohen, Europe Thursday, 21 January 2021 12:30 PM

    The Russian watchdog that examened the Sputnik V is totally corrupt, so watch out

    Kumaran, Wattala Thursday, 21 January 2021 02:22 PM

    Ultimately the govt will reject the Indian vaccines to please the Chinese. Hell with the health of SL citizens.

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