Kerala vaccination

Kerala doctors, nurses opt for booster doses as breakthrough infections rise

Rising breakthrough infections and the fear of post-Covid complications have made the healthcare community anxious, to an extent, about getting infected again as the antibody level wanes.

published on : 22nd November 2021

Covid third wave: Testing on kids ramped up in Karnataka

“As children are not eligible for vaccination, and schools have reopened for Class 6 to 12 from August 15, testing was ramped up,” the Department of Health and Family Welfare Services stated.

published on : 25th October 2021

Kerala was provided 60% more than proposed allocation of Covid vaccine in July: Centre 

The state was entitled to an allocation of 39,02,580 vaccine doses. However, the state was supplied with 61,36,720 doses in July, the Centre said.

published on : 11th August 2021

Those above 40 will be given one dose of Covid vaccine before July 15: Pinarayi

The state will receive 38 lakh doses this month. Fifty lakh people above the age of 45 are yet to receive the first dose.

published on : 5th June 2021

Vaccinating Tamil Nadu tribals an uphill task as fear of death, side-effects drive them away

A few of the major reasons cited by the public for refusing to take tests or vaccines has been fear of death and side-effects.

published on : 1st June 2021

Kasaragod runs out of Covid vaccines for people above 45

Applications of candidates in the age group of 18-45 years are being rejected because they are not submitting certificate of comorbidities.

published on : 18th May 2021