Most states in India have been gearing up for the first phase of vaccination beginning January 16. While West Bengal has the highest variety of 93500 vaccines allotted to Kolkata, the first batch of 1.14 lakh vaccine has been delivered to Nagpur division in Maharashtra. In Madhya Pradesh, a complete of 5.06 lakh Kovishield vaccines have been equipped for the first phase.
West Bengal: highest allocation to Kolkata
A complete of 644500 vaccines have been allotted to West Bengal beneath the first phase vaccination marketing campaign. Out of those, Kolkata will get the most 93500 vaccines. At the identical time, 47000 vaccines will probably be given to North 24 Parganas district and 37500 vaccines to Murshidabad. Officials stated that in the first phase, the well being division and the armed forces staff could be vaccinated. As per the information uploaded on the Kovin portal until 9.45 am on January 12, the districts have been allotted doses. The authorities has additionally allowed non-public hospitals for use as vaccination facilities.
Madhya Pradesh: 4.16 lakh well being employees to be vaccinated
In Madhya Pradesh, 5.06 lakh doses of ‘Kovishield’ developed by the Indian Ceram Institute have been delivered for the first phase of vaccination. Till Wednesday, 3.97 lakh vaccines had been equipped in Bhopal, Indore and Jabalpur. At the identical time, a consignment of 1.09 lakh vaccines was delivered to Gwalior on Thursday. Vaccine provide continues in all 52 districts from the 4 cities. According to officers, about 150 vaccination facilities have been arrange in Madhya Pradesh. In the first phase, 4.16 lakh well being employees have been focused to be vaccinated. Some widespread residents will even be vaccinated.
Rajasthan: Vaccination will probably be achieved at seven facilities as a substitute of 12
The first-stage vaccination will start on January 16 in Ajmer, Rajasthan. However, vaccination facility will probably be supplied at solely seven facilities as a substitute of the pre-determined 12 facilities in the district. Chief Medical Officer Dr. KK Soni stated that each vaccines (Kovishield and Kovaxine) have been equipped in Ajmer. Seven well being institutions, together with Jawaharlal Nehru Hospital, have been made vaccination facilities. Earlier there have been plans to have 282 vaccination facilities in Rajasthan, however solely 161 facilities might be established in view of the revised tips of the Central Government.
Maharashtra: First batch of 1.14 lakh vaccine reached Nagpur
The first batch of 1.14 lakh Kovishield vaccines had been made obtainable to Nagpur division in Maharashtra in the early hours of Thursday. Of these, 9500 vaccines had been despatched to Bhandara, 20 thousand vaccines Chandrapur, 12 thousand vaccines Gadchiroli, 10 thousand vaccines Gondia, 42 thousand vaccines to Nagpur and 20500 vaccines to Wardha district. In Nagpur division, 93309 well being employees have been registered for the first phase of vaccination.
29.28 Lakh Vaccine Supply from Mumbai Airport
Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminal International Airport has equipped a complete of 29.28 lakh Kovishield vaccines in 25 cities throughout the nation since Wednesday. Officials stated that on January 13, 28.44 lakh doses of preserved Kovishield in 244 coaches had been Goa, Bagdogra, Faizabad, Rajkot, Ranchi, Imphal, Agartala, Kochi, Bhopal, Kanpur, Jammu, Srinagar, Lucknow, Chandigarh, Gorakhpur, Raipur, Dehradun, Varanasi, Indore, Thiruvananthapuram and Jabalpur had been transported. At the identical time, on 14 January, seven packing containers with 84 thousand doses had been despatched in flights to Delhi, Dimapur, Guwahati, Chandigarh and Ernakulam.