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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

Courtesy: Deccan Chronicle

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

Courtesy: Hindustan Times