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Intranasal Covid-19 vaccine sees low response on Day 1
Mumbai's rollout of the intranasal Covid-19 vaccine saw a low response on the first day with only 23 senior citizens taking the booster dose. The vaccine, iNCOVACC by Bharat Biotech, will be administered to those above the age of 60 and eligible six months after their second dose of either Covishield or Covaxin. The state health department recently procured 2 lakh doses, of which BMC procured around 2,000 doses. The vaccine will be given through spot registration at 24 centres across Mumbai.
Updated on Apr 28, 2023 11:53 PM IST
Ajit says he could be CM “right now”, leaves NCP and MVA guessing
The NCP leader added that Ajit was recently looking forward to being the face of the recently launched MVA rally campaign across the state but Uddhav Thackeray emerged as the common choice, and by that logic, the chief ministerial candidate of the MVA
Updated on Apr 23, 2023 01:02 AM IST
‘Action on stone quarries led to gravel shortage’
Action against stone quarries in Raigad and Thane districts have led to a shortage of gravel for infrastructure projects in Mumbai, causing significant delays.
Updated on Apr 20, 2023 12:35 AM IST
Govt spent over ₹25 crore on Maha Bhushan event
The Maharashtra Bhushan award ceremony cost over ?25 crore due to spending by multiple agencies, including ?13.63 crore on publicity and ?7 crore on road repairs. 14 people died due to heatstroke.
Updated on Apr 19, 2023 12:31 AM IST
Maharashtra Bhushan spectacle a political ploy?
A significant number of Dharmadhikari’s over-25 lakh followers were present as were Shinde, Fadnavis and several ministers. It was evident that the grand award ceremony was a politically calculated show with an eye on Dharmadhikari’s treasure trove of followers
Updated on Apr 17, 2023 12:56 AM IST