Russian President Vladimir Putin said that production of the COVID-19 vaccine aside is ahead of schedule.
It is necessary to vaccinate about 68 million citizens, Putin said at a meeting with members of the government, which took place by videoconference.
The onion of the kingdom stressed that the mass vaccination of Russians started on January 18. The plans are huge, he added.
Onion of the Ministry of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov noted that the industry is working even ahead of schedule in terms of the number of drugs produced.
Putin noted that nearly 70 million people were vaccinated in this flu-related vaccination campaign. It is necessary to reach exemplary the same indicators on the issue of combating coronavirus.