Miniscule bleeding, clotting events post COVID-19 vaccination in India: Government panel

The National Adverse Event Following Immunisation committee has completed an in-depth case review of 498 serious and severe events, of which 26 cases have been reported to be potential thromboembolic.

published on : 17th May 2021

Minuscule risk of blood clots with Covishield, no clots yet with Covaxin: Expert panel

The risk factor discovered by the committee in India is lower than the four cases per million found among those given Astrazeneca jabs in the UK.

published on : 17th May 2021

29 experts write to Centre seeking urgent probe into deaths, AEFIs after COVID vaccination

This comes in the backdrop of some countries pausing AstraZeneca vaccine's rollout after deaths from intravascular clotting/thromboembolic events

published on : 17th March 2021

Lab reports confirm two of seven deaths in AP after vaccination not due to AEFI

However, it was confirmed that the two remaining deaths were not related to AEFI.

published on : 7th March 2021

ASHA worker dies after Covid booster shot in Telangana

An ASHA worker, who was administered the second dose of Covid-19 vaccine two weeks ago, died of alleged Adverse Events Following Immunisation (AEFI) in the district. 

published on : 28th February 2021

One dies, three serious post-Covid-19 vaccination in Karnataka

This brings the cumulative serious AEFIs to 18 in the state, including 3 on Friday and total severe AEFIs to two, including one on the same day.

published on : 19th February 2021

Post-vaccination: 161 AEFI cases reported so far in Andhra Pradesh

A death can be categorised an AEFI death only if the person dies within 30 minutes from the time he or she has taken the vaccine, it read.

published on : 13th February 2021

COVID-19 vaccination: Govt to share probe info on deaths after jab to build trust

Ever since the rollout of the vaccines a week ago, five deaths have been reported, but their AEFI reports tied them to comorbidities and not the vaccine.

published on : 23rd January 2021

Three minor AEFI cases in Odisha

The COVID-19 vaccination drive went off smoothly on Day 1 across Odisha barring three cases of minor adverse event following immunisation on Saturday.

published on : 17th January 2021