A total of 24.85 lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccines were administered across Tamil Nadu during the third mega vaccination drive on Sunday. Of these, 14.9 lakh were first doses and 9.95 lakh second doses. The third vaccination drive had a target of achieving 15 lakh innoculations across the State, through 23,436 centres, including primary health centres, government hospitals, anganwadi centres,… Continue reading "TN administers 24.85 lakh vaccines in third mega vaccination drive"
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi launched ‘Customized Crash Course programme for Covid 19 Frontline workers’ today via video conferencing. The training programme would be conducted in 111 training centres spread over 26 states. About one lakh frontline workers will be trained in this initiative. The Union Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Dr Mahendra Nath Pandey, and many other… Continue reading "PM launches ‘Customized Crash Course programme for Covid 19 Frontline workers’"
Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami has requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to send 20 lakh doses of vaccine for the state to ensure that the vaccination drive is not affected. In a letter to the Prime Minister, a copy of which was released to media, he said that the state had administered 47.31 lakh doses of vaccine and is expected… Continue reading "TN CM requests PM to send 20 lakh doses of vaccine"
DMK president MK Stalin has asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to supply more Covaxin and Covishield vaccines to Tamilnadu commensurate with the state population to accomplish the task of effective vaccinations, break the cycle of infection and flatten the curve. Stalin also asked the Centre to take a policy decision for “universal vaccination” and allow states to independently procure drugs,… Continue reading "Stalin asks Central government to supply more vaccines to Tamilnadu"