coronavirus latest updates

Highest number of COVID-19 vaccines administered in Uttar Pradesh on first day of inoculation

The Health Ministry said 3,352 vaccination sessions were held and 1,91,181 beneficiaries vaccinated on the first day.

published on : 17th January 2021

Vaccination, big chapter in Atmanirbhar Bharat: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan

Congratulating the Prime Minister for rolling out one of the largest vaccination drive in the world, Pradhan said this is a momentous occasion in the fight against coronavirus.

published on : 17th January 2021

Three minor AEFI cases in Odisha

The COVID-19 vaccination drive went off smoothly on Day 1 across Odisha barring three cases of minor adverse event following immunisation on Saturday.

published on : 17th January 2021

Capital workers beat vaccine fear

Officials of the CHC said while some beneficiaries were reluctant to take the vaccine, few others were out of station and would be vaccinated on Monday.

published on : 17th January 2021

Record-breaking COVID vaccines: Can they keep us safe from mutant variants?

The COVID-19 virus is changing and shape-shifting—a process called mutation—into newer and faster-spreading variants.

published on : 17th January 2021

India records 15,144 new COVID-19 cases

There are 2,08,826 active cases of coronavirus infection in the country which comprises 1.98 per cent of the total caseload.

published on : 17th January 2021

COVID vaccination drive: Odisha achieves 85 per cent; 14,000 get the jab

Anxiety and apprehensions ruled the mind of Class IV employee Biranchi Naik as he rolled up his sleeves for the shot.

published on : 17th January 2021

Proud of our COVID warriors: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik

Naveen Patnaik interacted with health workers who were among the first to receive the shots and took feedback from them.

published on : 17th January 2021

SCB Medical College and Hospital achieves 100 per cent target

The SCB Medical College and Hospital saw 100 per cent turnout on the first day of the country’s largest vaccination drive.

published on : 17th January 2021

Odisha COVID vaccination drive: The final onslaught begins

Even as most districts witnessed enthusiastic participation by the beneficiaries, at a few, the turn out was not as expected.

published on : 17th January 2021

Combatants of the virus-triggered warfare are not just vaccines and its makers but also nations

Much of the focus is on a mutation in the spike protein, that is shared by the UK and South African variants.

published on : 17th January 2021

COVID vaccination: On day 1, 63 per cent of the targeted 3 lakh healthcare workers take shots

A total of 3,351 sessions were held throughout the country wherein 191,181 beneficiaries were vaccinated.

published on : 16th January 2021

When will poor will get free COVID vaccine, asks former Uttar Pradesh CM Akhilesh Yadav

The former Uttar Pradesh CM Akhilesh Yadav said he has faith in doctors of the country but not the government.

published on : 16th January 2021

Healthcare workers at Delhi hospital treated with chocolates, cakes, juices after COVID-19 vaccine shots

Dr Vikas Dogra, head of the pulmonology department, was the first health worker who received the vaccination at the hospital.

published on : 16th January 2021

Consent form for Covaxin assures compensation in case of adverse events

Covaxin has demonstrated the ability to produce antibodies against COVID-19 in phase one and phase two trials.

published on : 16th January 2021
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