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Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro writes to PM for 2m Covishield doses

IndiaTimes Saturday, 9 January 2021 ()
With Covid cases in Brazil topping 8 million, its President Jair Bolsonaro wrote a letter to PM Modi this week asking for 2 million Covishield vaccines manufactured by Serum Institute. Brazil, he said, has launched its national immunisation programme against Covid.
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