Once identified and verified for meeting CVC criteria, all such sites will be registered on the CoWIN portal as NHCVC.
Only about 1 crore people in the 18-44 year age group have taken the first jab of the vaccine so far, even though the inoculation was opened for them on May 1
Delhi has received 8.17 lakh vaccine doses for this age group so far, of which 7.49 lakh had been utilised by Thursday morning.
In phase 3, beneficiaries can see Covid vaccine type, cost while fixing appointments at private hospitals
All vaccination slots at private CVCs will continue to be offered only for online appointments from CoWIN or Arogya Setu.
The states and Union territories were also urged not to store, preserve, conserve or create a buffer stock of the COVID-19 vaccines, the Union Health Ministry said in a statement.
Hospitals empanelled for state-run health insurance schemes will also be the vaccination centres in this phase of the programme, set to begin from March 1, the states were told on Friday by Centre.
Soon, Thimmapur mandal BJP in-charge Sugurthi Jagadeeshwara Chary, constituency in-charge Gaddam Nagaraju along with party activists staged a protest at the Thimmapur PHC.