Vaccine

COVID-19 vaccination coverage: Tribal districts performing better than national average

The vaccination per million population (10 lakh) in tribal districts is 1,73,875, which is higher than the national average of 1,68,951.

published on : 15th June 2021

Over 1.05 crore Covid vaccine doses available with states, UTs; more in pipeline: Centre

So far, the government of India has provided 26,69,14,930 vaccine doses to the states and UTs through the free of cost channel and direct state procurement.

published on : 15th June 2021

2 vaccine doses 'highly effective' in reducing Delta variant hospitalisation: UK analysis

'This evidence of the effectiveness of two doses against variants shows just how crucial it is to get your second jab,' said UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock.

published on : 15th June 2021

Rs 150 per dose is not sustainable in long run: Bharat Biotech on Centre's Covaxin price

The company said, as directed by the Government of India, less than 10 per cent of the total production of Covaxin to date has been supplied to private hospitals.

published on : 15th June 2021

Govt's AEFI panel confirms first death after COVID-19 vaccination in India

The AEFI committee's report stated that the 68-year-old died on March 8, 2021, due to anaphylaxis after being vaccinated.

published on : 15th June 2021

COVID Think Tank | How did we make vaccines so fast?

Vaccines were being developed even 10 to 20 years ago when SARS, MERS were common, said renowned immunologist Dr Satyajit Rath

published on : 15th June 2021

Single dose of COVID vaccine can trigger robust anti-bodies in recovered patients: AIG Hospitals

About 260 healthcare workers, who were vaccinated between January 16 and February 5, participated in the study, which has been published in the International Journal of Infectious Diseases.

published on : 15th June 2021

Shot Covisheld supply puts international flyers in a fix in TN

The letter said State governments should designate a competent authority in each district to grant permission in such cases.

published on : 15th June 2021

BJP  workers to ensure Covid vaccine for all 

More than 25 lakh party workers took part in the ‘Seva hi Sanghatan’ programme across the state. 

published on : 15th June 2021

Smaller private hospitals in Kerala fear poor turnout for Covid vaccine

The facilities fear even if they start inoculation drives, people may not turn up because the vaccines are free at govt hospitals.

published on : 15th June 2021

Only 5 out 28 SIMI jailbirds housed Bhopal Central Jail in have taken vaccine jabs so far

The 23 SIMI men are not ready to take the jabs, either citing religious reasons or else owing to some myths about safety of vaccines.

published on : 15th June 2021

Muslim community marred by vaccine hesitancy: Uttarakhand ex CM Trivendra Singh Rawat

If you do not get vaccinated, then this disease (coronavirus) will stay and anyone can get affected by it and become a 'superspreader', Rawat said.

published on : 14th June 2021

UK PM Boris Johnson delays Covid lockdown end by 4 more weeks to July 19

Scientists and health officials have called for a delay in lifting all social distance norms in order to allow the vaccination programme to gain further ground

published on : 14th June 2021

Hyderabad youth ends life after kin ask him to get vaccinated against COVID-19

Shiva Prakash told his family members that he was not interested in the vaccine due to personal reasons.

published on : 14th June 2021

Over 25.87 crore Covid vaccine doses administered in India: Union Health Ministry data

The total number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has reached 25,87,13,321, according to a provisional report compiled at 7 pm.

published on : 14th June 2021
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