States, UTs asked to hold special Covid vaccination camps; Centre puts emphasis on second, precaution doses for Sputnik V recipients

Being implemented in a 'mission mode', this special Covid vaccination drive is part of the Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav celebrations.

published on : 14th July 2022

West Delhi district ranks first in giving booster jabs

With over 2 lakh doses, West Delhi district has administered the highest number of precaution doses against Covid-19 till Tuesday, official data showed. 

published on : 29th June 2022

Government plans to repurpose CoWIN for its Universal Immunisation Programme

The Universal Immunisation Programme is one of the largest vaccination projects in the world aimed at protecting children and pregnant mothers from preventable diseases.

published on : 27th May 2022

Coming soon: CoWIN clones for other vaccines and blood bank registry

NHA chief R.S. Sharma said, "We will create one platform for the blood bank system and another for the universal immunisation programme."

published on : 14th April 2022

CoWIN now allows submitting request to rectify COVID vaccination date

The CoWIN portal already has a feature that allows one to rectify inadvertent errors in name, year of birth and gender on vaccination certificates.

published on : 7th April 2022

5,024 teens get first dose of Corbevax

While the vaccination centres were open at 8 am, teenagers were seen making beelines at several places since morning.

published on : 17th March 2022

15.21L children to get Covid jab in Odisha, drive starts from today

The eligible children will have to produce their birth certificate or Aadhaar card to get themselves registered at the vaccination centres.

published on : 16th March 2022