India  /  Published 09.08.22

Corbevax as booster for adults soon

Approval will be based on the recommendations made by Covid-19 Working Group of the National Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.08.22

Corbevax as booster for adults

If approved, this would be the first time, a booster dose of a Covid vaccine different from the one used for primary vaccination would be allowed...
By Payal Banerjee in New Delhi

News  /  Published 22.07.22

Demand for free Covid boosters surges in Salt Lake and beyond

In Salt Lake, Matri Sadan in EE Block and the Bidhannagar sub-divisional hospital are administering the doses ...
By Snehal Sengupta

News  /  Published 16.07.22

Jump in turnout of Kolkatans opting for Covid precaution vaccines

On Thursday, over 70,000 people in West Bengal had received their booster doses at government facilities...
By Our Bureau in Kolkata

India  /  Published 15.07.22

Govt seeks free Covishield jabs

Amid rising cases of coronavirus in the country, government from Friday started providing precaution doses free of cost...
By Our Bureau, PTI


News  /  Published 08.07.22

Tweak leads to spurt in demand for Covid booster in Kolkata hospitals

The Centre had on Wednesday reduced the gap between the second dose of any Covid vaccine and the booster or precaution dose from nine to six months...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 20.06.22

Casual attitude responsible for rising COVID-19 cases: Medical experts

The number of hospitalisations due to COVID-19 has also gone up at private medical facilities...

News  /  Published 18.06.22

Recipients complain of not receiving alert for 3rd dose from CoWIN app

Surge in vaccine footfall at private hospitals could be because of the sudden rise in Covid cases: Experts...
By Sanjay Mandal in Kolkata

News  /  Published 08.06.22

Low turnout for Covid booster dose, doctors warn against missing shot

The Centre had allowed the precaution dose from January 10 for high-risk people...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

India  /  Published 05.06.22

Corbevax gets nod as booster

Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation has approved it for people aged 18 years or older after six months of primary series of Covaxin or Covishield...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi


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