COVID-19 VACCINE

COVID Vaccination: Registration For 15-18 Year Children Start From Today

COVID Vaccination: Registration For 15-18 Year Children Start From Today

Registration of corona vaccine is starting for 15 to 18 year old children in India. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced on Christmas that all children of 15 to 18 years in the country will be given the corona vaccine. Health Minister Dr Mansukh Mandaviya tweeted, “Children are safe, country’s future is safe! On the occasion …

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Government Launches Universal Pass Cum Certificate For Fully Vaccinated Citizens. Know How To Download

Government Launches Universal Pass Cum Certificate For Fully Vaccinated Citizens. Know How To Download

Cases of corona virus in the country are not taking the name of decreasing. Ever since the new variant of Corona has knocked Omicron, new cases of corona are increasing in many states. In such a situation, the government is continuously running a vaccination drive, so that every citizen of the country gets vaccinated. But due to …

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Have You Got Fake Corona Vaccine? Government Issues Guidelines- How to Identify the Real

Have You Got Fake Corona Vaccine? Government Issues Guidelines- How to Identify the Real

Corona vaccination program is being run amidst cases of corona infection around the world. Meanwhile, the news of Corona’s fake vaccine has raised questions in the minds of the experts as well as the common people. People are afraid that they too have got the fake corona vaccine. On behalf of the World Health Organization, …

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COVISHIELD

Delta Variant: No Antibodies in 16% after Second Dose of Covishield, Says Study

Neutralising antibodies against the Delta variant (B1.617.2) were not observed in 58.1% of serum samples from those given one shot of the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine produced in India as Covishield, according to a yet-to-be peer reviewed study by researchers from the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). After two doses, the neutralising antibodies could not be …

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COVID VACCINATION

Your Annual Increments, Incentives may soon Depend on Your Vaccination Status

Soon, your annual increments, incentives and commissions may depend on your vaccination status as a number of companies are planning to link these payouts to the employee’s Covid-19 jabs, the Economic Times mentioned in a report citing employment lawyers. Worth mentioning here is that companies are increasingly nudging employees to get vaccinated so that they …

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RELIANCE FOUNDATION

Reliance Foundation on a Vaccination Mission

Reliance Foundation — the philanthropic arm of Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) — has set up 116 vaccination centres across 109 cities across the country. The foundation has also made the entire vaccination process easy and accessible on its physical and digital platform, JioHealthHub, free-of-cost to all users. [ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”2″ ihc_mb_template=”1″ ] Read More [/ihc-hide-content]

Pfizer Child Vaccine for Child

Pfizer will test its Covid-19 vaccine on a large scale on children under the age of 12

Pfizer has said that in this campaign to provide vaccines for young children, 4500 children will be tested at more than 90 clinical sites in America (US), Finland, Poland and Spain. American pharma company Pfizer is now going to conduct a large-scale trial of its vaccine in children below the age of 12 years. Pfizer …

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PM MODI

Key Highlights of PM Modi’s Today’s Address to the Nation

Key Highlights of PM’s today’s address to the nation are as under (as tweeted by the PMO India): (1.) आज ये निर्णय़ लिया गया है कि राज्यों के पास वैक्सीनेशन से जुड़ा जो 25 प्रतिशत काम था, उसकी जिम्मेदारी भी भारत सरकार उठाएगी। ये व्यवस्था आने वाले 2 सप्ताह में लागू की जाएगी। इन दो …

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COVID VACCINE

States to Receive 11 Lakh COVID Vaccine Doses Soon: Centre

PTI: More than 1.84 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses are still available with states and UTs and they will receive over 11 lakh doses within the next three days, the Union Health Ministry said on Thursday. The Centre has so far provided, both through the free of cost category and through direct state procurement category, more …

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MINISTRY OF AYUSH

Ayush 64 medicine will be available for free at 25 places, these patients of Corona will benefit

AYUSH-64 medicine of Ministry of AYUSH has been found to be very effective for patients with mild and moderate symptoms of corona. The Ministry of AYUSH will distribute AYUSH 64 medicine free in Delhi from Saturday. Seeing the usefulness of AYUSH-64 medicine, the AYUSH ministry is distributing it free of cost to the people. There …

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Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar launches state wide awareness campaign on COVID19 vaccination and Aatmanirbhar Bharat in Pune

Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar launches state wide awareness campaign on COVID19 vaccination and Aatmanirbhar Bharat in Pune

Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar launches state wide awareness campaign on COVID19 vaccination and Aatmanirbhar Bharat in Pune Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Shri Prakash Javadekar today flagged off a mobile exhibition awareness campaign on covid vaccination and Aatmnirbhar Bharat in Pune. Under this campaign 16 specially fabricated vans will travel across 36 …

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Health Minister said COVID 19 vaccine will be free across India

Health Minister said COVID 19 vaccine will be free across India

Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan said that the COVID 19 vaccine will be free across India. Talking to the media, Dr Harsh Vardhan said that not just only in Delhi, but across the country, the vaccine will be provided free of cost. He appealed to the people not to be misguided by rumours regarding safety and efficacy of the vaccine. He said the government will not compromise on any protocol before approving a vaccine.

Coronavirus vaccination

First phase of dry run for Coronavirus vaccination begins in four states

The dry run for COVID-19 vaccination has begun in India. In the first phase, four states – Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Punjab and Assam began the two day exercise from Monday. The aim of the exercise is to identify challenges and make required changes in the plan so that the final process becomes foolproof. The Health …

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Health Ministry and MeitY launch COVID Vaccine Intelligence Network

Health Ministry along with Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, MeitY has launched a Grand Challenge for strengthening the COVID Vaccine Intelligence Network, CoWIN system, a digitalised platform to be used to effectively roll out and scale up the mechanism for COVID Vaccine Distribution System, nationally. IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad invited innovators and startups …

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EU approves Pfizer-BioNTech's corona vaccine for use

EU approves Pfizer-BioNTech’s corona vaccine for use

European Union has approved the coronavirus vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTech. The first phase of the 27-nation bloc’s mass vaccination programme to begin later this week. The EU’s executive commission gave the green light after the European Medicines Agency said the vaccine meets safety and quality standards. The Commission President Ursula von der Leyen …

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COVID-19

Health Ministry said COVID19 Vaccination will be voluntary

The Health Ministry has said that getting vaccinated for Covid 19 will be voluntary. The ministry, however, said that it is advisable to receive a complete schedule of anti-coronavirus vaccine irrespective of past history of infection with Covid 19 as this will help in developing a strong immune response against the disease. In a series …

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Covaxin

India’s indigenous coronavirus vaccine ‘Covaxin’ shows no serious adverse effects in people in its 1st phase clinical trials

India’s indigenous coronavirus vaccine, Covaxin, has shown to generate robust immune response in its first phase clinical trials. A detailed immunogenicity response of the first phase trials of the vaccine has been declared by the manufacturers. Covaxin, jointly developed by Hyderabad based Bharat Biotech and ICMR has been found to be safe generating no serious …

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Serum Institute of India applies for emergency approval of covid vaccine ‘Covishield’

Serum Institute of India (SII) has applied for emergency approval of made-in-India covid vaccine candidate, Covishield. SII CEO Adar Poonawalla has confirmed it and said it will save countless lives. The company applied to the Drugs Controller General of India, citing unmet medical needs due to the pandemic and in the interest of the public …

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Coronavirus vaccination

Andaman & Nicobar Island: Chief Secretary chairs the first meeting to review the preparations about COVID-19 vaccine

The Chief Secretary, Chetan B Sanghi chaired the first meeting of the State Steering Committee to review the preparations about COVID-19 vaccine in Andaman Nicobar Islands.  The committee was briefed of the cold chain preparedness, operational planning and human resource mobilization for the anticipated launch of the vaccine. Directorate of Health Services has listed out …

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Rs 900 crore package announced by Government for COVID-19 Vaccine Development Mission

The Centre has announced the third stimulus package of Rs 900 crore for the Mission COVID Suraksha- The Indian COVID-19 Vaccine Development Mission. This grant will be provided to the Department of Biotechnology (DBT) for Research and Development of Indian COVID-19 vaccines with end-to-end focus from preclinical development through clinical development and manufacturing and regulatory …

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Bharat Biotech’s COVAXIN third phase trial begins

Dr Harsh Vardhan expresses hope that Covid-19 vaccine will be made available in country by January next year

Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan has expressed hope that Covid-19 vaccine will be made available in the country by January next year. Speaking at a programme on DD News, Dr Vardhan said there are three vaccine candidates in India, out of which one is at the advanced stage of clinical trial of phase-3. Of the …

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