Centre caps COVID-19 vaccine price at Rs 250 per dose, releases list of empanelled private hospitals
While eligible beneficiaries will be able to register in advance on CO-WIN 2.0 portal and Aarogya Setu app, there will be a facility for on-site registration at identified vaccination centres for inoculation
India's COVID-19 vaccination drive sees tens of thousands opt out; experts point to fear, misinformation
Authorities have stepped up efforts, to catch up to the national goal of innoculating 300 million people by July 2021.
Monday, which was the third day of the inoculation drive in the country, also saw a record dip in the number of COVID-19 deaths
Over 1.91 lakh healthcare, sanitary workers get COVID-19 vaccine jabs; no cases of post-vaccination hospitalisation, says Centre
The Union health ministry that the programme had been a "success" as no cases of post-vaccination hospitalisation had been reported as of 7 pm on Saturday
Centre buys 11 mn doses of Covishield; Narendra Modi calls COVID-19 vaccines made in India 'most cost-effective'
The country also recorded the lowest daily spike in cases and deaths in nearly eight months, the Union health ministry said on Monday
Centre will bear expenses for first-phase vaccination of 3 crore frontline workers, says Narendra Modi
Modi said that vaccine beneficiaries will be identified and tracked with the help of Aadhaar and the Centre's monitoring app, CoWIN
COVID-19 vaccination drive to begin from 16 Jan for 3 cr people; Bhopal man's death unrelated to vaccine, says Bharat Biotech
In his address at the inauguration of the 16th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) Convention, Modi noted India's image as the "world's pharmacy", and said it is ready with two locally manufactured COVID-19 vaccines to "protect" humanity
India's medical students can be trained to vaccinate half the population against COVID-19 by Dec 2021
India needs to leverage its medical student population to ensure the human resources needed to vaccinate half the population in six to eight months.