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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.
To Register for Covid-19 vaccination on the CoWIN portal follow the steps as given below:
You will receive a message after the successful completion of your booking. That confirmation details will have to be shown at the vaccination Centre.
Here is how you can register for the vaccination through the Aarogya Setu app:
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.