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PH receives 50,000 doses of Sputnik V

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Another 50,000 doses of Sputnik V vaccines from Russia’s Gamaleya Research Institute arrived on Sunday, May 30, 2021, at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 3 onboard Qatar Airways Flight QR928.

The vaccine doses will be transported to the PharmaServ Warehouse in Marikina City for storage.

They will be deployed in “centers of gravity” or areas throughout the country that are experiencing surges in COVID-19 cases.


So far, the country has received a total of 80,000 Sputnik V doses, including the shipment which arrived today.

The first two tranches comprising 15,000 doses each arrived on May 1 and May 12.

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