Covid vaccines

States can procure vax for booster doses: Union Minister

Odisha is among some of the big states and UTs that are facing a complete vaccine stockout.

published on : 9th January 2023

‘Health ministry official’ dupes 6 people of Rs 15 crore over transportation of Covid vaccines

The accused, identified as Umesh Batra, duped more than six people to the tune of Rs 15 crore.

published on : 30th December 2022

Bharat Biotech's intranasal COVID-19 vaccine to cost Rs 800 for private markets

iNCOVACC is the world's first intranasal vaccine for covid to receive approval for the primary two-dose schedule, and as a heterologous booster dose.

published on : 27th December 2022

Queries for vaccine rise amid growing Covid fears in Telangana

According to the daily Covid bulletin issued by the Director of Public Health and Family Welfare, 84,250 doses of Covishield and 8,73,240 doses of Covaxin are available.

published on : 26th December 2022

AP seeks supply of Covid vax, stocks only for three days

Stating that Andhra Pradesh has been on the forefront in vaccinating eligible beneficiaries, the health minister stressed the need for fresh stock to vaccinate people against the SARS-Cov 2 virus.

published on : 24th December 2022

'PM Modi really knows how to shrug away responsibility': Congress on deaths due to Covid vaccines

'Thank you Modi ji for quickly traversing the journey from photo on every vaccine certificate to no responsibility,' Congress spokesperson Supriya Shrinate said.

published on : 30th November 2022

Short supply of covid vaccines hits booster coverage in Odisha 

The Health department officials admitted that the shortage of vaccines has hit the precaution dose drive in rural parts of the State after the free dose for the 18-59 years age group.

published on : 8th August 2022

DBT studying long-term memory of COVID-19 vaccines

The study is aimed at ascertaining the long-tern impact of the vaccines and will help modulate the schedule of doses, a senior official said on Monday.

published on : 27th June 2022

WHO approves Hyderabad firm to make vaccines for Johnson & Johnson

"This is a great progress for Quad Vaccine and the US India Health partnership," said a US Embassy spokesperson.

published on : 22nd June 2022

FDA authorizes first COVID-19 vaccine shots for toddlers under age five

The regulatory body has now approved Moderna shots for school-aged children and teens as well.

published on : 17th June 2022

Announcement on planes, railway stations when 100 crore COVID jabs administered: Mandaviya

The 100 crore doses target is expected to be achieved by October 18 or 19, he said while launching a coffee table book on Covid warriors.

published on : 14th October 2021