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Quarter of UK's adult population now fully vaccinated against Covid-19

Quarter of UK's adult population now fully vaccinated against Covid-19”

It has already been announced that registration on CoWIN is mandatory before heading to the vaccination centre on May 1, 2021. Centner asked those who have not received a COVID-19 vaccine to wait until the end of the school year, and recommended holding off until research shows how the vaccine might affect the non-vaccinated.

During this phase, vaccine manufacturers will supply 50 per cent of their monthly released doses to the Central government and they will be free to supply the remaining 50 per cent doses to States as well as in the open market.

Just two weeks after rolling out the vaccine to those aged 45 and over, we are now ready to invite those aged 42 and 43, as the largest vaccination programme in NHS history continues at speed, said Professor Stephen Powis, NHS Medical Director.

"Registration of citizens in18-44 age group will start with only online registration on COWIN from April 28 onwards", the ministry had said.

Enter mobile number for the OTP.

Following the verification of your mobile number with OTP, register yourself with required details such as name, age, gender and photo ID. However, to their disappointment, the CoWIN portal as well as Aarogya Setu app - both of which can be used for vaccine registration - did not accept their request of booking a preferable slot.

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Amidst a massive shortage of COVID-19 vaccines in India, the central government is opening up vaccination for all adults in the country from 1st May as part of the third phase of the vaccination drive.

-Enter the OTP and again select "proceed to verify".

If you do not want to use the CoWIN portal via a Web browser, you can use the Aarogya Setu app on your phone to register for the COVID-19 vaccine.

For people below 45, CoviShield will cost up to Rs. 600 (~$8) at private hospitals, while Covaxin prices will be as much as Rs. 1,200 (~$16) per dose. You will need to enter your personal information, including the name, birth year, and ID proof.

The decision to open vaccination for all came after a second COVID-19 wave overwhelmed India.

You can also search for a vaccine centre by selecting your state and district.



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