Mumbai seeks to import millions of vaccines to avert Covid wave

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Authorities in India’s financial hub Mumbai are seeking to import millions of vaccine doses to help avert a third potential coronavirus wave.The municipal corporation is in talks with the state government to allow it to invite bids from global manufacturers, Commissioner Iqbal Singh Chahal said in an interview on Monday.

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BMC indicated that existing restrictions of the 'level 3' category in Mumbai would not be eased immediately.
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