ZyCov-D to be rolled out in India soon

A lot is happening on Covid vaccines front. Here is a compilation of latest updates. Despite the hard bargain by the government, the final price of Zydus Cadila’s three-dose ZyCoV-D vaccine will be higher than Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin and Serum Institute’s Covishield, according to reports. Continue Reading

Covid vaccines for children still away, says government

Covid Task Force chief V K Paul has said the government will take a final decision on vaccinating children and adolescents against Covid-19 on the basis of overall scientific rationale as well as the supply situation of vaccines available for those below 18 years old. Continue Reading

Centre books 30 crore doses of Covid vaccine

The Union government has finalised arrangements with Hyderabad-based vaccine manufacturer, Biological-E, to reserve 300 million Covid-19 vaccine doses, Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said today. Continue Reading

TN begins vaccination for 18+ from today

The Tamilnadu government has started Covid-19 vaccination for people in the 18-45 age group from today as it has received nine lakh doses of vaccines from the Centre. Continue Reading

TN to start jabs for 18+ from tomorrow

Intensifying its war against Covid-19, Tamilnadu government is all set to begin the vaccination drive for those between 18-45 years tomorrow as nine lakh doses of vaccines have been received from the Centre. Continue Reading

Expert talks about information and misinformation doing rounds over Covid pandemic

First there was a contention between Covaxin and Covishield, which is the better one to take? Then a confusion as to whether the same will be available for the second shot. Continue Reading