Odisha covid vaccine

Cases spike, Odisha's Khurda slips into red zone

Odisha reported 615 new cases, daily infection count went up by around 20 per cent in a day.

published on : 14th October 2021

Odisha to inoculate 4 lakh Covid vaccine doses, city target drops to 7000

Of 3.1 crore beneficiaries, 1.9 cr got the first dose and 63.1 lakh received double doses

published on : 13th September 2021

Overnight wait at COVID vaccination centres for jabs in Odisha villages

 A majority of vaccine seekers, especially those needing the second dose, are left disappointed with online slots getting exhausted within minutes.

published on : 7th September 2021

Hit by Covid vaccine shortage, Odisha to prioritise second dose

While 28.31 lakh beneficiaries are due for Covishield second dose this month, the State expects to get only about 25.31 lakh doses of vaccine.

published on : 6th July 2021

Odisha administers record number of Covid vaccine doses, over 4 lakh people inoculated 

Health department sources said 4,02,434 doses were administered at 1735 centers, including 162 where beneficiaries got Covaxin shots.

published on : 5th July 2021

Six per cent of targeted population vaccinated against COVID-19 in Odisha

Director of Family Welfare Dr Bijay Panigrahi said as indicated by the Centre, the supply of vaccine will now depend on the consumption by the states.

published on : 24th June 2021

Odisha demands 25 lakh doses of  Covishield, oxygen from Centre 

The Minister maintained that the State needs sufficient rapid antigen test kits to ramp up Covid-19 tests.

published on : 13th May 2021

Phase III of COVID vaccination launched in Bhubneswar, 1,253 centres shut over vaccine shortage

34,502 Covishield doses administered to beneficiaries through 247 centres in 26 districts

published on : 4th May 2021

Covid-19 vaccination for 18 years plus group commences in Odisha, online slot booking opens

The State government had received 1.5 lakh doses of Covaxin from Bharat Biotech on Friday evening as the first consignment of the State's own procurement for vaccination of 18-44 years age group

published on : 2nd May 2021

No vaccination during weekend curfew; 50 percent sites run dry in Odisha

Director of Family Welfare Dr Bijay Panigrahi said it will take at least a day to dispatch the vaccine to the districts.

published on : 17th April 2021

Odisha government sends SOS to Centre for supply of 15 lakh COVID vaccine doses immediately

Additional Chief Secretary PK Mohapatra highlighted that Odisha has been saving vaccines as the wastage rate has been minus 0.5 per cent which is amongst the lowest in the country.

published on : 6th April 2021

COVID-19 vaccination: Odisha clocks two lakh jabs on day one of Phase-III drive

Additional Chief Secretary of Health PK Mohapatra said Angul, Balangir, Dhenkanal, Cuttack, Sundargarh and Bargarh have vaccinated less than 70 pc of the target.

published on : 2nd April 2021

Odisha may face COVID-19 vaccine shortage from March 31, urges Centre to supply adequate doses

As the Centre has approved vaccination of all citizens above 45 years across the country from April 1, the state government has sought adequate supply of COVID-19 vaccine to the State at the earliest.

published on : 24th March 2021