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How to Register for COVID-19 Vaccination for 18+ Citizens in India?

As the COVID-19 infection remains grim in India, the government started the third phase of the inoculation drive by opening vaccinations to those above the age of 18 years from May 1, 2021.  The Vaccine registration starts from April 28, 2021 on the Aarogya Setu app and the CoWin platform. Those who are eligible for COVID Jabs can now register for their shot online.

All the States, private hospitals, and industrial establishments are now allowed to procure the vaccine doses directly from manufacturers. The vaccine manufacturers would supply 50% of their monthly Central Drugs Laboratory released doses to the Indian Government. Now they are free to sell the remaining 50% doses to in the open market and to the State Governments.

Those who are above the age of 45 years including health workers, and frontline workers will continue to get vaccinated. As per the government, Russia's Sputnik will be used soon in addition to the Serum Institute of India's Covishield and Bharat Biotech's Covaxin.

The Serum Institute of India also mentioned that its vaccine would be sold for Rs 400 to States and at Rs 600 to private hospitals.

COVID-19 Vaccine Registration for 18 years & above on CoWIN Portal

To Register for Covid-19 vaccination on the CoWIN portal follow the steps as given below:

  • Log on to cowin.gov.in. and provide your mobile number
  • You will receive an OTP. Enter it and click on the Verifybutton
  • It will direct you to the vaccine registration page, where you can choose one photo ID proof
  • Provider your name, age, gender and then upload an identity proof document. Click on the register button
  • On complete registration, the system will show the Account Details
  • A person can add three more people with the same mobile number by clicking on the ‘Add More’ button
  • Now click on the 'Schedule appointment' button
  • You can now find a vaccination Centre of choice by your State, District, block, and pin code
  • It will display the availability and date
  • Now click on the 'book' button

You will receive a message after the successful completion of your booking. That confirmation details will have to be shown at the vaccination Centre.


COVID-19 Vaccine Registration for 18 years & above on Aarogya Setu App

Here is how you can register for the vaccination through the Aarogya Setu app:

  • Open the Aarogya Setu app on the homepage, open the 'CoWIN' tab
  • You will see 4 options under the CoWIN icon- Vaccine Information, Vaccination, Vaccination Certificate, and Vaccination Dashboard
  • Go to the ‘Vaccination’ tab and click on the Register Now option
  • Provide your mobile number and click on proceed to verify
  • Now enter the OTP and click again on proceed to verify
  • Upload your photo ID card after completing the verification
  • Some other details like your age, gender, and birth date are also required
  • Through the Aarogya Setu app up to 4 beneficiaries can be registered
  • You can locate the vaccination sites by your State, district, block, and pin code
  • It will display the date and the availability, after that you can select the book option
  • On successful registration, you will get details on SMS with your appointment details

So, this was all about vaccine registration for those above the age of 18 years. With the rising number of cases, coronavirus health insurance also becomes inevitable just like the vaccination. It helps you meet the COVID hospitalization and home treatment charges without any financial worries. You can buy Corona kavach policy, Corona Rakshak policy, and other specific Coronavirus health insurance plans from top insurance companies in India.

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Written By: PolicyBazaar - Updated: 30 April 2021
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