Post-Maharashtra worries create trouble for non-vaccinated

Faced with low vaccination levels, several districts in Maharashtra have resorted to forcing people to get vaccinated, from issuing orders to stop people from taking rations to threatening government employees if they don’t work. If so, they will not be paid. However, several IAS officers told ET that they are upset by these coercive orders. … Read more

India’s growth will be better than anticipated on high vaccine coverage: SBI report

State Bank of India economists have upgraded India’s growth projections for FY22 to 9.6% from 9.3% from 8.5% earlier forecast on higher vaccination coverage and lower incidence of fresh cases. “We believe that the FY’22 GDP growth rate may be in the range of 9.3%-9.6%” said Ecowrap of SBI Research Department. “The reason for the … Read more

Mandaviya urges 3 states, 1 union territory to launch aggressive campaign by reporting low VAX coverage

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Monday urged Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Puducherry, which are reporting low vaccination coverage, to launch aggressive campaigns to gain momentum and ensure full COVID-19 vaccination of the adult population. for. Reiterating that vaccination is the most powerful weapon in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, Mandaviya invited all stakeholders … Read more

Scientists shocked, wary as Africa survives COVID disaster

This week in a busy market in a poor settlement outside Harare, Nyasha Ndou carried her mask in her pocket as hundreds of others, mostly masked, went to buy and sell fruits and vegetables displayed on wooden tables and plastic sheets. were ready. Like much of Zimbabwe, the coronavirus here is quickly being taken back … Read more

Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya suggested that stickers should be given to the families to inform the fully immunized status

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Tuesday suggested that to encourage intake of the vaccine among the population, fully vaccinated households should be given stickers for households informing them of the completion of both doses of COVID-19 vaccines. According to a statement by the Union Health Ministry, the minister suggested during a meeting on Tuesday … Read more

Austria orders nationwide 10-day lockdown for unvaccinated citizens

The Austrian government ordered a nationwide lockdown for unvaccinated people from midnight on Sunday to slow the rapid spread of the coronavirus in the country. The move prohibits non-vaccinated individuals over the age of 12 from leaving home except for basic activities such as work, grocery shopping, going for a walk or getting vaccinated. Officials … Read more

Kovid Vaccination: ‘Har Ghar Dastak’ campaign started in Delhi

A door-to-door COVID-19 vaccination campaign was launched in the national capital on Friday for those who have not yet taken a dose and whose second shot is overdue. The central government recently launched a month-long “Har Ghar Dastak” campaign to ensure that no person is left behind in the vaccination exercise. According to the poster … Read more

Maharashtra: Chandrapur civic body offers wide range of vaccination incentives

To encourage more and more people to get vaccinated against COVID-19, Chandrapur Municipal Corporation in Maharashtra has announced Vaccination Bumper Lucky Draw with attractive prizes ranging from LED TVs, Refrigerators to Washing Machines. According to a release issued by the municipal corporation on Wednesday evening, citizens who come to their vaccination centers from November 12 … Read more

Lakshadweep closer to achieving full COVID-19 vaccination coverage

Lakshadweep is close to achieving full COVID-19 vaccination of its eligible population, while the coverage in Sikkim, Goa and Andaman and Nicobar Islands is over 70 per cent, sources said on Saturday as the cumulative vaccine doses administered in the country crossed 108 crore. has done. According to Union Health Ministry officials, around 78.7 per … Read more

India ready to move to next level of development: SBI chief

India is set to move to the next level of development with the highly successful implementation of the COVID-19 vaccination programme, (SBI) Chairman Dinesh Kumar Khara said on Saturday. Khara said at the India Pavilion at EXPO2020 Dubai that the kind of vaccine campaign the country has witnessed makes all Indians proud, especially because the … Read more