News  /  Published 21.03.22

COVID vaccination of children in 12-14 years age group starts in Bengal

The beneficiaries would be administered only Corbevax vaccine and they can book their slots either online or through on-site registration ...

West Bengal  /  Published 21.03.22

Jabs for 12-14 starts

The Covid-19 vaccination for children in the age group of 12-14 years started in West Bengal on Monday. The beneficiaries are being administered the first dose of Corbevax vaccine. Mayor of Kolkata ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

News  /  Published 21.03.22

37 KMC units to vaccinate 12-14 age group cross 16 boroughs

“We are ready to reach out to any school that is willing to conduct vaccination. The authorities need to inform us and give us time to set up a team of vaccinators,” an official in the KMC...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 19.03.22

West Bengal to begin vaccination drive for children aged 12-14 years from March 21

Separate vaccination centres on school premises will be established in keeping with all safety norms to cover children under the inoculation drive...

News  /  Published 19.03.22

Nearly 42,000 children in 12-14 years age group inoculated in Odisha

The inoculation drive for this age group was launched on March 16 in the state...


India  /  Published 18.03.22

Be careful: Centre to states on Covid

Amid a spike in Covid cases in Southeast Asia and Europe, the union government on Thursday sent a stern warning to states that they should not let their guard down, according to It also sug...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

News  /  Published 18.03.22

Vaccine for children aged 12 to 14 years from Monday

Vaccination of children aged 12 to 14 years and administration of booster doses to everyone aged 60 or above will start in Bengal on Monday, the state health department said in a notification on Thurs...
By Our Bureau in Kolkata

News  /  Published 16.03.22

Hospitals wary of kid jabs deal

There are approximately 30 lakh children in the 12-14 age group in the state, said Ajay Chakraborty, Bengal’s director of health services. A number of private hospitals said they would not proc...
By Sanjay Mandal in Kolkata

News  /  Published 16.03.22

Kolkata schools weigh options for vaccination of students in 12-14 age group

Several schools are keen on starting talks with the civic body on the vaccination of children in the 12-14 age group and also want to wait and watch to assess how many parents want their children to h...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

News  /  Published 15.03.22

Bengal targets 12-14-year-old kids’ vaccination from Wednesday

According to the senior official, Bengal has stocked up at least 31 lakh doses of Corbevax for over 47 lakh children in the 12-14-years’ age group. Beneficiaries will be administered two d...
By PTI in Kolkata


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