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Relief Reaches 10640 Vaccine Consignment

Relief Reaches 10640 Vaccine Consignment


Dewas (AboutGyan representative). There are reports of relief in the district regarding vaccination. A consignment of 10640 vaccines has been reached after Kovishield is over in the district. This will enable further vaccination. The vaccine has been delivered to the health and institutions of the district. Regular immunization will be done from Monday. However, it is being told that there will be fewer sessions for people in the age group of 18 plus. At the same time, people over 45 years of age will be more focused on applying the second dose. There is excitement about vaccination among 18 plus youth in the district, but their registration is not being done in many areas. Apart from this, those who have been registered have not yet been given vaccination dates.

– No change in covaxine vaccine interval

The Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has approved to increase the interval between the two doses of the Kovishield vaccine from 6 to 8 weeks to 12 to 16 weeks. The National Technical Advisory Group has been recommended to increase the duration of the gap between the two doses of the coviciled vaccine. The interval between the two doses of covaxine vaccine will be 28 to 42 days as before. There has been no change in the duration of covaccine. Online or on-site appointments for covishield vaccines will now be accepted only after a minimum period of 84 days from the date of first vaccination. Registrations of beneficiaries who have already been registered will not be canceled. Vaccination of 18 to 44 years of age will be through registration. Those whose registration will be confirmed, will receive information through SMS. On-the-spot vaccination will not be done without registration.

-The vaccine has arrived

A consignment of vaccine has reached the department. Kovishield has more number in it. More than 10 thousand vaccines have been reached. Planning is being done for the vaccination session of the youth. Vaccination of all classes will be planned based on the number.