Novovax firms up deal with Covax for first 350mn jabs

Novovax has signed a deal for the first 350 million of its Covid-19 vaccine doses bound for the Covax global vaccine-sharing facility, the US Biotech firm said on Thursday. Novovax, which signed... Read more »
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Covid-19 Case Update: 4.14 Lakh cases reported with 3,915 deaths

India continues to report high spike in the number of daily Covid cases with more than 4 lakh cases reported in the last 24 hours. Cases in 24 hours: 4,14,188 Total discharges:... Read more »

India becomes the fastest country to exceed 16 Crore cumulative vaccinations as the Nationwide Vaccination Drive expands

India achieves a landmark of 16 crore vaccination in a span of 109 days, leaving US (111 days) and China (116 days) behind. 16,04,94,188 vaccine doses have been administered through 23,66,349 sessions, as per... Read more »
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Vaccination for 45 and above to resume in Maha

After three days of vaccinating fewer than 100,000 adults, including the newly-added category of 18-44 years, Maharashtra received 900,000 doses of vaccines on Tuesday afternoon from the Centre and is set to... Read more »
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India reaches nearly 15.5 cr inoculations; more than 4 lakh cases in the last 24 hrs

Amid rising Covid cases, India has reached nearly 15.5 crore inoculations on Saturday, May 1, 2021 as per the latest provisional report by the Health Ministry. A total of 15,49,89,635 doses have... Read more »

Price of Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin reduced to Rs. 400 for state govt

In a recent announcement made by Bharat Biotech, the price of its Covid-19 vaccine, Covaxin has been reduced from Rs. 600 to Rs. 400 for state governments. The cost for private hospitals... Read more »
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More than 16.16 crore doses provided by GoI free of cost till now

Government of India has so far provided more than 16.16 crore (16,16,86,140) vaccine doses to States/UTs free of cost. More than 1 crore doses are still available with the States/UTs to be... Read more »
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AP health minister urges youth to dispel rumors about Covid-19

Arunachal Pradesh Health and Family Welfare minister Alo Libang on Monday urged the youth of the state to dispel rumours and fake news about the COVID-19 vaccine.  Interacting with a team of the newly elected... Read more »
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J&J shots to be imported in India possibly by June-July

Pharma giant Johnson and Johnson’s single shot Covid-19 vaccine will expectedly arrive by June or July, 2021, reports ANI. According to the report, the Secretary of Department of Biotechnology from the Ministry... Read more »
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Over 1,700 doses of Covid-19 vaccine stolen from Haryana hospital

1,710 doses of Covid-19 vaccines have been stolen from the Civil Hospital in Jind, Haryana at 12.44am on Thursday. The stolen doses comprise of 440 doses of Covaxin and 1,270 of Covishield.... Read more »