The hospital has started bookings for the vaccination, said sources.
The bench remarked that the vaccine shots should be administered to people as early as possible. It will be inappropriate to halt vaccination in this situation, the court said.
The officials of a local pharmaceutical firm have threatened to return the Russian COVID-19 vaccines after showing disagreement to sell them at the government price.
The prices were recommended by the health ministry following approval from the DRAP.
The federal cabinet will give final approval
A Karachi-based pharmaceutical company has received the first consignment of Russian made Sputnik-V vaccine
The Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) had granted approval to Russian vaccine for Covid-19, for emergency use in February.
“We need documents that we can review. We also don’t at the moment have data...about vaccinated people. It is unknown"
The regulatory authority has granted approval to the vaccine for three months and the permission for emergency use will remain effective until April 1st, sources said.