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

TN starts vaccinating all above 45 years

Tamilnadu government today began vaccination for people above 45 years of age. Vaccinations are being administered in 6,588 centres in Tamilnadu. Different centres have been set up for Covaxin and Covishield. Apart from this people can also get vaccinated at the 1,900 mini-clinics. Continue Reading