Jharkhand  /  Published 16.03.21

Vaccines for 10 lakh village residents

The health department has set a target of vaccinating at least 10 lakh rural residents against Covid-19 during a weeklong panchayat level immunisation campaign from March...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Calcutta  /  Published 16.03.21

Vaccine plea

Former Bengal governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi has said every adult in the poll-bound states and Union territory should be vaccinated on an emergency footing. “Given that the coronavirus is re-surg...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

India  /  Published 16.03.21

Speed up vaccination 5 times, pleads expert

Yes. The government should act as the assurer of the quality of vaccines while regulating their prices. This could open up vaccination in workplace settings across the country and for all others who c...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 15.03.21

Stick to Covid norms, warn experts amid spike

Public health experts have called for stringent adherence to the Covid-19 safety protocols, including wearing masks, maintaining physical distance and sanitising hands regularly, following a fresh ris...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 12.03.21

More jab centres in New Town

The NKDA has opened a second vaccination centre at the CB Block community market in Action Area 1. The centre is housed in the second floor of the building but senior citizens need not worry. The buil...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake


Calcutta  /  Published 12.03.21

Matri Sadan vaccinates without Co-Win listing

The Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation has started at least six vaccination sites where those above 60 years and those aged between 45 and 59 with comorbidities can get Covid-19 vaccines. Till last Su...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

India  /  Published 10.03.21

India working towards doubling vaccination centres to 50,000 soon

India hopes to double its Covid-19 vaccination centres to over 50,000 within weeks and complete inoculation of the estimated 300 million people from priority population groups by September, but this p...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 10.03.21

Talks for Covid jab ease in tea belt

The state health department, which plans to start Covid-19 vaccination in the tea gardens of the Dooars, has convened a meeting here on Thursday to discuss issues related to the task. “We want ...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

Education  /  Published 09.03.21

Covid vaccine should be made mandatory

NO Improper trial The trials of the vaccines have been rushed. No one can guarantee that there won’t be any side effects in future. The elderly should take the vaccine, but the others should w...
By The Telegraph

Calcutta  /  Published 08.03.21

Bidhannagar's jab site pain

Several residents who wanted to register for the vaccine at government-run health care centres said that it was hard for them to fathom that the civic body was not operating a single health clinic tha...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake


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