the opening of the value bid of e-global tender for
procurement of COVID-19 vaccines by two extra weeks until June
23, official sources mentioned.
The choice got here two days after the Centre introduced
that it’ll provide all vaccines required by states.
“The Centre is prone to begin provide of vaccines to
states from June 21,” a senior official mentioned.
The Odisha State Medical Company Restricted which
floated the worldwide tender and obtained two bids was scheduled
to open the value bid on Wednesday. Nevertheless, it’s now
rescheduled to June 23, a notification issued by the OSMCL
Sources mentioned the choice got here following Prime
Minister Narendra Modi”s announcement on Monday that the
central authorities will provide vaccines to states.
“The state will take a name trying on the provide
place of vaccines from the Centre for all age teams which
it has introduced,”the official mentioned.
Earlier, the state authorities had floated a worldwide
tender to obtain 3.8 crore COVID-19 vaccines for inoculating
the folks within the age bracket of 18 to 44 years after the
Centre allowed the state to take care of this specific age
group of beneficiaries. PTI AAM
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