Noting that the current stock would last only for another week, the State Health Department has requested the Centre to provide more doses of COVID-19 vaccines. Meanwhile, there are several complaints of vaccination sessions being reduced and people being turned away from session sites. Tamilnadu has received 54 lakh doses of Covaxin and Covishield, and has so far vaccinated more… Continue reading "Tamilnadu seeks more vaccine, present stock to last only for a week"
In a move to expand coverage of the vaccination programme and step up the fight against a resurgence of Covid-19 infections, the government on Tuesday announced that anyone above 45 years of age, without any requirement to show comorbidities, can get the shots from April 1. Following the announcement, over 34 crore people in all are estimated to be eligible… Continue reading "People above 45 can get vaccinated from 1 April"