By Sweta Goswami, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 19, 2021 02:43 AM IST
The data shared by the government showed that on the second day of the drive, conducted between 9am and 5pm Monday, a total 8,136 health-care workers were to be inoculated, but only 3,598 actually got the jabs. The remaining days for Covid-19 vaccination this week are Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.
By Rhythma Kaul, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 18, 2021 12:48 AM IST
According to officials, among the 207,229 who got doses on the first day, three people — or .0014% — had significant side effects. Of these three, two were hospitalised overnight and discharged the following day while one remained admitted as of late Sunday.
Written by Prashasti Singh, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 17, 2021 12:06 PM IST
According to data compiled from states by HT, 200,297 people were vaccinated.
By Reuters| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi | Reuters
UPDATED ON DEC 05, 2020 02:41 PM IST
The task force said the Russian-made vaccine would first be made available to doctors and other medical workers, teachers and social workers because they ran the highest risk of exposure to the disease.
By Reuters| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi | Moscow
PUBLISHED ON AUG 01, 2020 02:29 PM IST
Health Minister Mikhail Murashko said the Gamaleya Institute, a state research facility in Moscow, had completed clinical trials of the vaccine and paperwork is being prepared to register it, Interfax news agency reported.