India Launches Its First Indigenous Rotavirus Vaccine. At $1, It Is The Cheapest In The World! Shreya Pareek March 11, 2015 Health Care, India, Science PM Narendra Modi has launched India's first home-grown Rotavirus vaccine, at a price point of Rs. 63. This makes it the cheapest Rotavirus vaccine globally, and is expected to bring down the high number of deaths caused by the virus in India and around the world.