The President of Russia Vladimir Putin has said that Russia has approved first coronavirus vaccine. and he also mentioned that his daughter has been vaccinated.
President Vladimir Putin said on August11, 2020 that Russia became the first country to grant approval to a coronavirus vaccine within two months of human testing, and in testing his daughter has been vaccinated.
At a government meeting on stage television, Putin said that vaccine, developed by the Moscow’s Gamaleya Institute, was safe.
“I know that it works quite effectively, forms strong immunity, and i repeat, it has passed all the need checks,” said Putin and also said he hoped the country would soon start mass producing the vaccine.
More than 100 possible vaccines are being developed around the world to try to stop the pandemic of coronavirus. At least four are in final phase 3 human trials, according to WHO data.