Dharwad firm ties up with Dr. Reddy’s Lab to produce Sputnik V Vaccine

A Dharwad firm Shilpa Biological Private Limited (SBPL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Shilpa Medicare Limited has entered into a 3-year definitive agreement with Dr. Reddy’s Lab for Production and Supply for Sputnik V Vaccine from its integrated Biologics R&D cum Manufacturing Center at Dharwad.

‘The firm will produce 50 Million doses (both components 1&2) of the Dual Vector Sputnik V Vaccine for the first 12 months ‘ said Shilpa Medicare an exchange filing today.

As per the agreement, Shilpa Biologicals Private Limited will be responsible for the Manufacture of the vaccine, while Dr. Reddy’s Lab is responsible for the Distribution/Marketing of the vaccine.

The companies are also exploring the option to manufacture Sputnik Light, a single-dose version of the vaccine in near future, it added.

Shilpa Medicare added that it has set up a High end, Flexible Biologics facility in Dharwad to cater to the requirements of the fast-growing biologics field including Adenoviral subunit & DNA Vaccines, Monoclonal Antibodies & fusion proteins, etc.

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59 thoughts on “Dharwad firm ties up with Dr. Reddy’s Lab to produce Sputnik V Vaccine

      1. Plz chk whether th side effects duration of th drug it’s very important role of vaccine and it has comes to our plc hubli Dharwad it’s proud moment al th best

  1. It’s great that my home town is getting on helping humanity in it’s time of need. May the bureaucrats and politicians not poke their nose and slow its progress, or frustrate the investors that they go to Goa, or elsewhere. Bad bureaucracy is terrible in Hubballi Dharwad. I wish the new venture good luck.

      1. Really it is great work, congratulations to the responsible persons. Let it helps to the needy.

  2. ಇಂತಹ ಸಂದಿಗ್ಧ ಸ್ಥಿತಿಯಲ್ಲಿ ಒಳ್ಳೆಯ ಸುದ್ದಿ ನೀಡಿ ಜನರ ಜೀವ ಕಾಪಾಡುವ ಸಂಜೀವಿನಿಯಾಗಲಿ.

  3. Very happy hear news that our district has such company which is worth of producing such vaccines which is of global demand

  4. All the best to SBPL, nice to know production of this vaccine will be done at our Dharwad, 💐

  5. Being a Dharwadian I feel proud that Dharwad is on the World Map in Production Of Sputnic Vaccine.

    1. What a great milestone, proud moment to the district citizens that our place will be a highlight on world map.

  6. It. great news for me being Hubli Citizen. We are proud of Shilpa Madicare Limited..

  7. Congratulations sir. Its great pleasure to manufacture covid vaccines in our city dharwad karnataka really great pleasure and all the best for your efforts

  8. Dharwad is a place of education, unique cultural with sound ecologically balenced center.At this moment Dhatwad tied up with Dr Reddy’s laboratories to produce sputnik v vaccination is an another feather to the district.

  9. Proud to be North karnataka man.
    Hearty congratulations SBPL.👌in this pandemic moment very worthy decision taken by DRL..
    all the very best future SBPL.

  10. Very happy to hear this news. Being a Dharwad woman fell very proud that this production is in Dharwad. The name of our Dgarwad comes in the World map and the whole world can recognize Dgarwad.

  11. Happy to note that Vaccine Sputnik is manufacturing at Dharwad.I am proud of it. Wishing very early to come out.Hope it is highly effective in Covid cases. Dr Rudrappa.

  12. It is proud & happy news, Dharwad has produced highly intectual people but not developed like Bangalore. IT firms & pharma companies should be encouraged so that local people will get employment.

  13. Dharwad was always a brain for development of technology. It has given the best to the world. It will again give back and the result is through Shilpa Biological Private Limited. All the best for Sputnik V Vaccine.

  14. We thankful to company , because there is huge requirement of vaccine and hope we request early production

  15. It’s not enough only in dharwar we need it in all over districts of India bcoz requirement is more in only one dist production will be very less compare to our country population we need more labs to come in other dists too n production should takes place as early as possible public has lost d patience Dey need implementation not assurances.

  16. Great news ..it will generate employment also along with this …a big responsibility on this company… Hope you people will manage and execute well

  17. Proud moment for D&H twin Cities. Dharward, an education Center marching towards Serving humanity. Yes – Like Dr. Reddys Industries should associate and propogate manufacturing vaccines. Great move by Dr. reddys.

  18. We’re proud of being one of the leading producers of this pandemic vaccine at our localities and vary proud to be in the world map. Great pleasure.
    Patil SB Retired Pharma Plant Manager in all categories of pharma produce.SB Patil

  19. Hello, it is proud movement to hear that Dharwad based company is comming to a frontline in manufacturing covid vaccine in collaboation with shilpa biologicals. Definately it will help the country, especially Karnataka people.

  20. Hope employment and task of providing services, preference is given to locals. Only then it will result in meeting the desired benefits to the community at large. The local administration should help provide assistance to the Company in general.

  21. Hope employment and task of providing services, preference is given to locals. Only then it will result in meeting the desired benefits to the community at large. The local administration should help provide assistance to the Company in general.

  22. It is very memorable day for the Dharwad citizens to hear the news of Sputnik medicine manufacturing in Belur area

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