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Karnataka to spend 1 crore doses of Covishield vaccine at Rs 400 crore

The Karnataka authorities on Thursday determined to spend 1 crore doses of Covishield vaccine at a charge of Rs 400 crore. "The Chief Minister has authorized the acquisition of 1 crore doses of Covishield vaccine at a charge of Rs 400 crores, in the first section. That is seemingly to be mature for vaccination of folks between 18 to 44 years," his office acknowledged in an announcement. Pune-basically basically based Serum Institute of India (SII) is the manufacturer of Covishield vaccine. The central authorities had currently supplied that vaccination for these above 18 years will originate one day of the country from Would perchance perchance also fair 1 as section of the third section of the inoculation force. With authorities giving producers and importers pricing freedom, SII has...

Over 6.75 crore COVID vaccine doses administered in India to this level: Govt

The cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered within the nation has crossed 6.75 crore with a total of 17,47,094 doses given on Thursday till 8 pm, the health ministry acknowledged as India spread out vaccination in opposition to the viral illness for all folks extinct above 45 from April 1. The countrywide vaccination pressure became rolled out on January 16 with healthcare workers (HCWs) getting inoculated and the vaccination of frontline workers (FLWs) started on February 2. The following half of the vaccination pressure commenced on March 1 for these over 60 years of age and these extinct 45 and above with specified co-morbid stipulations. A total of 6,75,36,392 vaccine doses bear to this level been administered in all places in the nation, in step with a provisional po...