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PM Modi thanks world leaders for their wishes on India crossing 100 crore vaccinations

New Delhi/ IBNS: Prime Minister Narendra Modi  on Thursday thanked world leaders for their wishes on India crossing 100 crore (one billion) vaccinations against COVID-19.

International travel be made easier through mutual recognition of vaccine certificates: PM Modi

New Delhi/IBNS: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday called for international travel to be made easier, 'through mutual recognition of vaccine certificates'.

Assam govt announces SOP for Durga Puja celebrations

Guwahati/UNI: The Assam Government Wednesday released standard operating procedures for the upcoming Durga Puja.

PM Modi lauds Goa for 100 pct first dose vaccination in state

New Delhi/IBNS: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has lauded Goa for administering the first dose of Covid -19 vaccines to 100 percent eligible population in Goa.

Delhi runs out of Covishield, many vaccination centres to be shut tomorrow

New Delhi/IBNS: Several government-run vaccination centres in Delhi will be closed on Tuesday as the national capital has exhausted its Covishield COVID-19 vaccine stock, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said on Monday.

Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine effective against new Coronavirus variants, say developers

Moscow/UNI/Sputnik: Russia’s Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine is effective against new coronavirus variant, developer Gamaleya Research Center and the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) said on Monday.

Manipur insurgent group announces cash rewards to fully vaccinated villages

Guwahati/IBNS: While many people are still not showing interest to get COVID-19 vaccine jabs, an insurgent group of Manipur has announced cash rewards to encourage the people to inoculate.

Intensify innoculation to achieve 100 per cent target within next 10 days: DC Srinagar

Srinagar: In order to implement the directions of Lieutenant Governor, Deputy Commissioner (DC)  Srinagar, Mohammad Aijaz Asad on Sunday chaired a meeting to review the pace of the ongoing vaccination drive and devise a strategy to achieve 100 percent target of the eligible population.

Shun hesitancy, get vaccinated: PM Modi urges citizens on Mann Ki Baat

New Delhi/IBNS: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday urged countrymen to shed vaccine hesitance and get inoculated in large numbers.

Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma reviews Covid-19 situation, vaccination status through video conference

Guwahati/IBNS: Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma reviewed the Civod-19 situation and vaccination status in the state through a video conference with the DCs, SPs and district health officials from his office at Janata Bhawan on Friday.

Punjab govt announces to bring all sections of society under vaccination drive

Chandigarh/UNI: The Punjab government has announced to take appropriate measures to cover every citizen in the ambit of COVID vaccination and drive has been running in full swing at rural as well as urban areas of the state.

IMF appreciates India's announcement of free vaccination to all

Washington/UNI: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has welcomed Indian Government's recent announcement of free vaccination to all and free ration to the poor at a time when the country is fighting the second wave of the pandemic and staring at a possible third wave.

Kashmir: ‘Adopt Shopian/Ganderbal model to attain 100% vaccination’

Srinagar/IBNS: The Divisional Commissioner (Div Com) Kashmir, Pandurang K Pole today chaired a meeting regarding the Covid-19 vaccination drive in Kashmir division at Divisional Covid-19 Control Room Kashmir.

Kashmir: 488 doses administered during 2-day vaccination drive at KU

Srinagar/IBNS: At least 488 Covishield doses were administered during the drive, organised by the University Health Centre in collaboration with the Department of Social and Preventive Medicine Government Medical  College Srinagar, Block Hazratbal.

Delhiites will be given 500,000 vaccine doses in May: AAP govt tells High Court

New Delhi/UNI: The Aam Aadmi Party government has responded to an observation of the Delhi High Court related to the shortage of Covid-19 vaccine in the national capital, submitting its planned inoculations by Covaxin based on the assurance by the manufacturer, Bharat Biotech, that 500,000 doses will be given to the people in May and four times that in June.