Vaccine doses

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COVID-19 Booster Vaccination Drive At Private Centers Begins On April 10

The COVID-19 booster dose vaccination drive started at private vaccination centers across India, on April 10.  Recently, the Union Health Ministry announced the precautionary dose for the 18+ population of India.  However, the doses will only be available at private centers at a cost of Rs. 225 per dose. Furthermore, people vaccinated with the two COVID-19 doses, with a gap of nine months is eligible for booster.

Sun, 10 Apr 2022 - 02:01 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Covid-19 Vaccination Drive, Private Clinics, India, Health Ministry, Eligible Population

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya

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India's 55% Eligible People Gets 2nd Dose Of COVID-19: Mansukh Mandaviya

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on December 14 said 55.82% adult population has been fully vaccinated in India. In addition, 87% of eligible people received their first dose against COVID-19. The Union Minister also congratulated PM Modi for achieving the milestone and administering over 133 crore vaccines to date. "PM Narendra Modi Ji's Har Ghar Dastak campaign has further strengthened the nation's collective fight against… read-more

Tue, 14 Dec 2021 - 04:07 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Covid-19, omicron, Covid-19 Vaccination Drive, India, union health minister

Narendra Modi

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PM Modi Addresses Nation; Here's What You Need To Know

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation on October 22 at 10am. He expressed his gratitude and congratulated the citizens of the country, stating this milestone belongs to each and every Indian, as they were a vital part in achieving the target of one billion vaccination mark. In his speech, Modi called the vaccination program in India as "Science - Born, Science - Based, Science - Driven." "India has not only reached a milestone… read-more

Fri, 22 Oct 2021 - 10:51 AM / by Nehal Surana

Tags: Brifly Exclusive, Narendra Modi, PM Modi Address, Covid-19 Vaccination Drive, India

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Tamil Nadu To Host Free Vaccine Camps With CSR Funds

According to Health Minister M Subramanian, free vaccination camps will be hosted by the TN government via private hospitals availing the CSR funds provided by private companies. 117 private hospitals in Coimbatore, Tirupur, Erode, and Salem have held conversations with the health ministry. Slowly the whole scheme will be expanded to different parts of the state. Reportedly, Rs 61 lakh has been collected which can likely vaccinate 7,800… read-more

Wed, 21 Jul 2021 - 09:17 PM / by Umang Bafna

Tags: Covid-19 Vaccination Drive, Tamil Nadu, Private Hospitals, Funds

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Representational photo: A public health care centre.

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Delhi's Pvt Centres Clock 74% COVID Vaccination Despite Free Govt Outlets

Despite free vaccination at the government centres, the volunteer turnouts at Delhi’s private hospitals was reported at 74%. Reportedly, only 3,063 people out of the 11,655 got vaccinated at government centres, rest visited private facilities for inoculation paying Rs 250 per shot. However, the officials say the difference could be due to higher private vaccine centres (136) than public (56) along with expectations of receiving better… read-more

Wed, 03 Mar 2021 - 01:46 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Delhi, Covid-19 Vaccination Drive, Private Vaccine Centre, Government Vaccine Centre

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