Ahmedabad Holds Covid-19 Vaccination Drive for People with Disabilities

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Authorities in Ahmedabad have organised a special drive-through vaccination camp for disabled people in a bid to address low vaccination rates, especially among more vulnerable members of society. Organisers of the weekend campaign in Ahmedabad, the biggest city in Gujarat state, aim to vaccinate 500 disabled people, who often struggle to book slots and get … Read more

Bikaner First in India to Begin Door-to-door Covid Vaccine Drive; Begins Monday

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Bikaner in Rajasthan is scheduled to become the first city in the country to undertake a Covid immunisation initiative that will go door-to-door. The activity, which will begin on Monday, will be for adults aged 45 and up. Two ambulances and three mobile teams are on standby to deliver the vaccines to people’s homes, and the … Read more

Vaccination Drive Called off on Saturday and Sunday

Amid Monsoon Woes, BMC Warns Mumbaikars of Spike in Leptospirosis Cases. Here's What it Means

People cross waterlogged railway tracks next to a parked passenger train during heavy rains in Mumbai, near Thane. Reuters During the day, the district saw some rain-related incidents – a minor boy was electrocuted, and a portion of a house wall collapsed in Mumbra. PTI Last Updated:June 11, 2021, 23:35 IST FOLLOW US ON: All … Read more

Hong Kong opens vaccine drive to children aged 12 and older

Image Source : AP Hong Kong opens vaccine drive to children aged 12 and older Hong Kong will allow children age 12 and above to receive the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine as it seeks to boost immunization rates in the city. Government officials said Thursday they will offer the vaccine to about 240,000 children from 12 to … Read more

Finance ministry proposes 24/7 vax drive to revive eco growth – Times of India

Finance ministry proposes 24/7 vax drive to revive eco growth - Times of India

NEW DELHI: A finance ministry report on Wednesday called for stepping up the vaccination drive to cover a population of 70 crore by September, arguing that it is essential to get the growth momentum going. “Herd immunity is accomplished when 80% of the population is immune or less susceptible to infection. The key to regain … Read more

UP Govt’s Special Vaccination Drive From June 14 For Street Vendors And Drivers

UP Govt’s Special Vaccination Drive From June 14 For Street Vendors And Drivers

Corona virus transmission has slowed in Uttar Pradesh. The positivity rate has dropped to 0.3 percent, while the recovery rate has increased to 97.8 percent, due to the continued efforts of the government. The UP government has launched a special vaccination campaign with a target to inoculate 3 crore people in June and 1 crore … Read more

Covid vaccination drive: Priority for 45+, those needing 2nd jabs; states can tweak norm | India News – Times of India

Covid vaccination drive: Priority for 45+, those needing 2nd jabs; states can tweak norm | India News - Times of India

NEW DELHI: The vaccination programme will retain priority categorisation for health workers, frontline workers, 45-plus people and those due for second doses followed by the 18-44 age group while also facilitating supply and payment for jabs procured by private hospitals through the National Health Authority‘s e-platform. The guidelines for the revised vaccination policy announced by … Read more

Covid Vaccination Drive May Continue to Lag Until Production, Supply Timeline Pick Up

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The Covid statistics of the Ministry of Health says the first week of June has administered 1.94 crore Covid vaccine doses, almost 70 lakh doses more than the first week of May when the country opened its vaccination drive to vaccinate all 94 crore adult population. But it is still short of the total vaccination … Read more

Pak launches polio vaccination drive as Covid cases drop – Times of India

Pak launches polio vaccination drive as Covid cases drop - Times of India

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan launched a campaign on Monday to vaccinate millions of children against polio, as new coronavirus cases decline in the country, officials said. The five-day campaign will target more than 30 million children under the age of five, reports dpa news agency. Around 223,000 frontline workers will spread out across 124 of the country’s … Read more

PM Reviews Covid-19 Inoculation Drive, Urges Officials to Take Steps to Reduce Vaccine Wastage

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Prime Minister, Narendra Modi interacting with the doctors and officials of Varanasi through video conferencing, in New Delhi. While reviewing the status of vaccine wastage in various states, Modi said the wastage numbers are still on a higher side and that steps need to be taken to bring them down. PTI New Delhi Last Updated:June … Read more

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