As India is set to begin the next phase COVID-19 inoculation drive for people above 60 years of age and those above 45 years of age with comorbidities on Monday, the Central government shared a user guide for registration and appointment for vaccination.
The registration for the vaccination on the CoWIN 2.0 portal will open at 9 am tomorrow, the government said. This link www.cowin.gov.in will direct you to the portal.
“Government of India is taking all necessary steps to ensure that the nation is prepared to face the challenge and threat posed by the growing contagion of COVID-19. The exemplary groundwork and precaution advisory by the Government has helped in containing the spread of the virus in our country,” the Centre said in the user manual.
Citizens will be able to register and book and appointment for vaccination, anytime and anywhere, using the COWIN 2.0 portal or through other IT applications such as Arogya Setu etc.
Click here to check the latest user manual on COVID-19 vaccination.
Vaccination is chargeable at pvt hospitals
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