Vaccination for 18 plus age group till 44 years age to start from 1st May in India

The Union government announced on April 19th 2021 that vaccinations will be open for everyone above 18 years of age till 44 years of age. Registration will start from 28th April on www.cowin.gov.in

If you are above 18 years of age, you will be able to get a vaccine at a central government hospital, a state government hospital or a private hospital from 1st May.

So far, seven state governments have declared that they will provide free vaccines. To be sure, the Centre will continue to acquire vaccines, which may be used to vaccinate the 45-plus population or to supply to state governments.
Until April 30, 100% of the vaccines produced will be routed through the Centre to its own vaccination centres, state government hospitals and private hospitals. From May 1, 50% of the vaccines made by a manufacturer will go to the Centre, while the other 50% will be for state governments, private hospitals and the open market.

 

Currently there are only 2 vaccines available in India.

Covidshield

(AstraZeneca / Oxford)

Manufactured by Serum Institute of India,Pune
Covaxin Manufactured by Bharat Biotech, Hyderabad

 

How to register:

Visit https://www.cowin.gov.in/

Register using your mobile number or Aadhar number or any other identity document

Select the nearest vaccine centre for vaccination

Book your slot to get a Vaccine

 

 

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