new Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the rollout of Corona’s vaccination campaign across India on 16 January through video conferencing. This will be the world’s largest vaccination program covering the entire country. During the launch, a total of 3006 vaccination centers from all states and union territories will be added. On the inauguration day, 100 beneficiaries will be vaccinated at each center.
This vaccination program will be for vaccinating the front line workers associated with health services, this program is being run specifically to vaccinate the front line workers both in the government and private sector.
The vaccination program will use Co-Win, an online digital platform developed by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, which will provide real-time information on vaccine stocks, storage temperatures, and individual tracking of beneficiaries for the corona vaccine. This digital platform will assist program managers at all levels by conducting vaccination sessions.
A dedicated twenty-four hour call center-1075 has also been set up to address questions related to the Corona epidemic, vaccine rollout and Co-Win software.
Substantial quantities of both Kovishield and Kovaxin have already been delivered to all states, union territories with the active support of the Ministry of Civil Aviation. These have been further distributed in districts by the governments of the state, union territories.