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COVID Vaccination: All 18+ Beneficiaries Will Get Vaccinated By Dec 2021, Says Govt

Two vaccines, namely Covishield manufactured by the Serum Institute of India and Covaxin manufactured by Bharat Biotech, that have been granted permission for restricted use in emergency situation by the national regulator are being procured by the central government for free supply to states/UTs.

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India To Make CoWIN Available To All Countries: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said vaccination is the best hope for humanity to emerge from the pandemic successfully and noted that India decided to adopt a completely digital approach for the exercise.

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CoWIN Hack, Data Leak Is Baseless: Govt

The matter of the alleged hacking of the CoWIN system has now been investigated by the Computer Emergency Response Team of Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology

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G7 Summit: UK PM Boris Johnson To Set End-2022 Target To Vaccinate World 

The UK as president of the G7 summit has made vaccine supply and support for equitable access, tackling climate change and getting more children into school as central themes of the meeting of the world's leading economies.

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CBSE Class 12 Board Exam: Vaccinate All Students Before Exams, Demands Minister

If health experts clear anti-Covid vaccine jabs for 17.5-year-olds, then all Class 12 students across the country must be vaccinated before the CBSE exams, said Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Sunday.

Delhi Cop Turned Good Samaritan Carries 82-Year-Old Woman To Vaccination Centre
Delhi Cop Turned Good Samaritan Carries 82-Year-Old Woman To Vaccination Centre

The elderly woman named Sheila D’souza, 82, a spinster and retired teacher expressed her desire to a Delhi constable Kuldeep Singh, to help her get vaccinated. Since she is too old and not able to walk properly, Kuldeep Singh took her to the vaccination centre in his arms and got her vaccinated.

Odisha Issues Guidelines For 'Free' Vaccination In Private Hospitals
Odisha Issues Guidelines For 'Free' Vaccination In Private Hospitals

The private hospitals shall be used as an extension of government CVC for vaccination of 18-44 years age group only. Vaccine shall be supplied to private hospitals free of cost and they shall be allowed to collect up to Rs 100 per dose from vaccines as service charge

COVID19 Vaccination In Odisha: People Without Intimation Won't Be Allowed To Visit Vaccination Centres
COVID19 Vaccination In Odisha: People Without Intimation Won't Be Allowed To Visit Vaccination Centres

Bhubaneswar: Amid the ongoing third phase of COVID-19 vaccination in Odisha, the government has released a new order to prevent people from unnecessarily visiting different vaccination centres across the State.…

Over 1 Cr COVID Vaccine Doses Still Available With States, UTs: Centre
Over 1 Cr COVID Vaccine Doses Still Available With States, UTs: Centre

New Delhi: More than one crore vaccine doses are still available with states and union territories, and another 80 lakh doses will reach them in the next three days, the…

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Odisha Govt Announces Free Covid-19 Vaccination For All Above 18 Years

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday announced free vaccination for all people above 18 years of age. Addressing the people of the State through video conferencing, Patnaik informed…

COVID19 Vaccination For All Above 18 Yrs: Registration To Begin From April 28
COVID19 Vaccination For All Above 18 Yrs: Registration To Begin From April 28

New Delhi: The Union government on Thursday said that the registration for the third phase of Covid vaccination for everyone above 18 years of age will start on April 28.…

COVID19 Vaccination For All Above 18 Yrs From May 1: Govt
COVID19 Vaccination For All Above 18 Yrs From May 1: Govt

New Delhi/ Bhubaneswar: The Government of India on Monday announced liberalised and accelerated Phase 3 strategy of COVID-19 vaccination from May 1. Everyone above the age of 18 will be…

COVID19: India Crosses 11 Crore Vaccination On Wednesday
COVID19: India Crosses 11 Crore Vaccination On Wednesday

New Delhi: India’s vaccination coverage on Wednesday exceeded 11 crores, on the 4th day of Tika Utsav with over 26 lakh doses given in the last 24 hours. The total…

Disseminate Message Of 'Dawai Bhi, Kadai Bhi': I&B Ministry To Private Channels
Disseminate Message Of 'Dawai Bhi, Kadai Bhi': I&B Ministry To Private Channels

New Delhi: Amid a surge in coronavirus cases, the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on Tuesday urged private TV channels to disseminate messages for COVID-appropriate behaviour and vaccination of the…

COVID19 Vaccination: Odisha Govt Revises Session Timing Due to Heatwave
COVID19 Vaccination: Odisha Govt Revises Session Timing Due to Heatwave

Bhubaneswar: In the wake of the prevailing heat wave conditions, the Odisha government on Monday announced revision in the timings for the ongoing COVID vaccination drive. As per the notification…

Karnataka Health Officer Suspended For Vaccinating Minister At Home
Karnataka Health Officer Suspended For Vaccinating Minister At Home

Haveri (Karnataka): Exactly a month after directing his staff to visit Karnataka Agriculture Minister B.C. Patil’s house to administer the Covid-19 vaccine, the health officer of Hirekerur taluk, Z.R. Makandar, has been suspended by the state’s Health and Family Welfare Department. After conducting a thorough inquiry into the matter, K.V. Trilok Chandra, the Commissioner of […]

'Janata Curfew' To Vaccination: India's Year-Long Fight Against COVID-19
'Janata Curfew' To Vaccination: India's Year-Long Fight Against COVID-19

New Delhi: It has been a year since India’s 1.3 billion people responded positively to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call for a ‘janata curfew’ to break the chain of novel coronavirus, which had then started to spread in some parts of the country. Since the 14 hour-long ‘janata curfew’ on March 22, 2020, announced by […]

IPL SOP: Bubble Transfer For India, England Players; No Vaccination
IPL SOP: Bubble Transfer For India, England Players; No Vaccination

New Delhi: The cricketers, who are part of the ongoing T20 series between India and England, will not have to undergo mandatory seven-day hard quarantine ahead of the IPL as they will be transported from one bubble to another as per the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) released on Saturday. The BCCI has made it clear […]

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Odisha: COVID-19 Vaccination Of Puri Srimandir Servitors Starts From Today

Puri: Following a month-long rapid COVID-19 test vaccination of servitors of the Puri Shrimandir began on Wednesday. Around 3000 servitor will undergo the vaccination in the presence of the Puri district collector SamarthVema as has been decided by the district administrations. As per reports, the servitors will be inoculated at the Pratihari Niyog Meeting room […]

FICCI Seeks Inclusion Of Retailers In The List Of Frontline Workers
FICCI Seeks Inclusion Of Retailers In The List Of Frontline Workers

New Delhi: Industry body FICCI has urged the government to include the retail industry in the list of ‘frontline workers’ and among the early recipients of the Covid-19 vaccine. In a letter written to health minister Harsh Vardhan, FICCI Secretary General Dilip Chenoy said that country’s retailers have been on the front lines throughout the […]

Covid Antibodies To Last For 8 Months After Vaccination: AIIMS Director
Covid Antibodies To Last For 8 Months After Vaccination: AIIMS Director

New Delhi: All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Director Randeep Guleria on Friday said that antibodies against the novel Coronavirus disease may last for up to eight months or longer pursuant to the vaccination, adding that scientists are aggressively studying the long-term protection provided by the vaccines. Guleria, who is also a member of […]

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Death Of UP Man Not Linked To COVID-19 Vaccine: Govt

New Delhi: The central government on Monday said two people have died following Covid-19 immunisation, but the death of one of them is not related to the vaccination while the post-mortem report of the other beneficiary is still awaited. A 52-year-old man from Uttar Pradesh’s Moradabad district died one day after being vaccinated. “Post mortem […]

Consent Form Promises Compensation In Case Of Adverse Events Of Covaxin Shots
Consent Form Promises Compensation In Case Of Adverse Events Of Covaxin Shots

New Delhi: Health workers who got their first shots of Covaxin at AIIMS on Saturday were made to sign a consent form that promised compensation in case of a “severe adverse event” related to the vaccine. Covaxin has demonstrated the ability to produce antibodies against COVID-19 in phase one and phase two trials. “However, the […]

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No Second Dose If One Tests Positive After First Covid-19 Vaccine Shot, Says Top Odisha Health Official

Bhubaneswar: A person administered Covid-19 vaccine will not be given a second shot of the vaccine if s/he gets infected with the virus after receiving the first dose, said Odisha Health and Family Welfare department director Bijay Panigrahy on Thursday. Speaking to media, Panigrahi said, “Antibodies get created 42 days after the first shot of […]

Covid-19 Vaccination In Odisha Soon, Says DMET Director
Covid-19 Vaccination In Odisha Soon, Says DMET Director

Bhubaneswar: In a major relief to the denizens, Covid-19 vaccination drive will kick start across Odisha as soon as the doses reach the State, informed Directorate of Medical Education & Training (DMET) Director Prof CBK Mohanty on Monday. The reaction from Mohanty came just a day after the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) granted […]