April 22, 2021 18:54 (IST)
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Mumbai: Vaccination at private centres to shut till Monday, inoculation to continue at govt ones

Mumbai/IBNS: Vaccination at private centres in Mumbai will remain shut till Monday due to insufficient supply of Covid-19 vaccine, the city's civic body Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) said in a statement.

'Hue & cry by states over partisanship by Centre in vaccine distribution farce': Harsh Vardhan

New Delhi/IBNS: As a row over Covid vaccines' distribution between Centre and some states intensified on Thursday, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan called this "hue & cry by certain states about partisanship by the union government" just a "farce".

Jammu and Kashmir: Government to vaccinate teaching, non-teaching staff of schools

Srinagar: The authorities have decided to vaccinate the teaching and non-teaching staff of all schools amid the temporary closure of all the educational institutions.

Amid record-high Covid cases in Mumbai,Delhi; Centre says vaccination for all ages not anytime soon

New Delhi/IBNS: The Centre on Tuesday made it clear that vaccination for all ages will not open anytime soon, stressing on the need to cover the most vulnerable groups amid a surge in Covid cases in India.

No fresh registration for healthcare workers to get Covid vaccine: Centre

New Delhi/IBNS: Frontline medical and healthcare workers can no longer register for Covid-19 vaccination through the CoWIN app, the Health Ministry has said.

COVID-19: Maharashtra to vaccinate 3 lakh people everyday

Aurangabad/UNI: Maharashtra State Health Minister Rajesh Tope said that the state government has set a target of vaccinating three lakh people every day by increasing the rate of vaccination, officials said here on Tuesday.

Fully vaccinated people can gather indoor without masks and social distancing: US medical body

Washington/IBNS: People who are fully vaccinated can visit others indoor without wearing masks or staying six feet apart, US's Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said in its new guidance issued on Monday.

Coronavirus vaccines to be capped at Rs. 250 per shot in private hospitals: Centre

New Delhi/IBNS: Coronavirus vaccines will be capped at Rs. 250 per shot at private hospitals and health centres, the Union Health Ministry has said in a statement.

South Sudan: UN agencies support nationwide polio vaccination campaign

New York: The second round of a vaccination campaign to protect more than 2.8 million children from polio is underway in South Sudan, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported on Thursday.

Vaccinate frontline staff fast: Centre tells states reporting surge in Covid cases

New Delhi/IBNS: The Union Health Ministry on Tuesday wrote to five states that have reported a surge in the daily Covid-19 cases and asked them to expedite vaccination of healthcare staff and frontline workers in districts worst affected.

Covid 19: All 30 districts in Odisha turn into green zone, active cases below 1000

Bhubaneswar/UNI: All the 30 districts in Odisha are now in the green zone while the active covid cases have reduced to less than 1000.

More than 15,000 COVID19 vaccine inoculations done in Jammu and Kashmir

Srinagar: Financial Commissioner Health and Medical Education, AtalDulloo Monday said that marching briskly towards its target of inoculating 1,12,893 healthcare workers, J&K had already inoculated about 15,403 workers in more than 100 sessions conducted across J&K.

6,31,417 health care workers vaccinated against Covid-19: Centre after Day 4

New Delhi/IBNS: The Centre on Tuesday stated that a cumulative number of healthcare workers vaccinated against COVID-19 has touched 6,31,417 through 11,660 sessions, as per the provisional report.

COVID-19: Total 3.8 people receives vaccination, 580 people reports adverse reaction

New Delhi: The Indian government vaccinated a total of 3.8 lakh people in the past three days, as per the data released by the Ministry of Government.

BJP workers, leaders should get first doze of Covid vaccine: Akhilesh Yadav

Lucknow, Jan 16 (UNI) Samajwadi Party chief and former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav while welcoming the start of coronavirus vaccination drive in the country, has demanded that workers and leaders of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party should get the dose first.