Swift administering of Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin for children of all ages seems unlikely as India is considering a phased rollout of the vaccination programme for kids, according Business Standard report.
National Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (NTAGI) chairman NK Arora said that that there has been no sign of emergence of a new coronavirus variant in the last six months, … Read More
Uttarakhand has administered the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine to its entire eligible population three months ahead of target, Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami said on Sunday.
The Grand Mosque in the Muslim holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia operated at full capacity Sunday, with worshippers praying shoulder-to-shoulder for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic … Read More
Taking a step ahead in initiating Covid-19 vaccination for children, an Indian drug regulatory panel recommended emergency use of Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin in the age group of 2-18 years. The recommendation came after trials were carried out … Read More
Researchers have found that the indigenous Andaman tribes of Onge Jarawa, who live in isolation and follow strict endogamy, are highly susceptible to the Covid-19 infection.
People without immunity against Covid-19 are at a significantly lower risk of infection and hospitalisation depending on the number of family members vaccinated or have an immunity from a previous … Read More
India added 15,823 fresh coronavirus cases, taking the infection tally to 3,40,01,743 on Wednesday, while the national Covid recovery rate increased to 98.06 per cent, according to the Union Health … Read More
Mumbai’s R-value, which reflects how rapidly the Covid-19 pandemic is spreading, increased to over 1 in September end, according to a study.
More than 95.96 crore Covid vaccine doses have been provided to states and Union Territories so far, the Union Health Ministry said on Sunday.