Tag: COVID-19

City seniors take first dose of COVID vaccine
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City seniors take first dose of COVID vaccine

March 1, 2021

Pramoda Devi Wadiyar to sponsor vaccines for 1,000 persons; Technical glitches disappoint citizens Mysore/Mysuru: The Third Phase of COVID-19 vaccination began across India this morning, covering people over 60 and above. Even those above the age of 45 years who have co-morbidities are eligible to receive the Coronavirus vaccines. In Mysuru, there was a good…

PM Modi leads the way; receives Covaxin jab
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PM Modi leads the way; receives Covaxin jab

March 1, 2021

Prime Minister reaches AIIMS at 6.25 am not taking any special routes New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi took the COVID shot this morning, becoming the first beneficiary in the nationwide vaccination against Coronavirus. Sister P. Niveda, from Puducherry, administered the jab. PM Modi was administered the home-grown Covaxin developed by Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech and…

52,380 doses ready for Phase-3 vaccination
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52,380 doses ready for Phase-3 vaccination

February 28, 2021

Fresh stocks arrive; jabs for seniors from tomorrow  Mysore/Mysuru: Preparations are on war-footing for the launch of Phase-3 vaccination from tomorrow, March 1, for citizens above 60 years of age and persons above 45 years with comorbidities. Ten locations across the district have been identified for the drive. Meetings of senior Health Officers with representatives…

Phase-3 vaccine drive from March 1: Natl. Health Mission Director holds meeting with District Officers
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Phase-3 vaccine drive from March 1: Natl. Health Mission Director holds meeting with District Officers

February 25, 2021

Doctor’s certificate must for people with comorbidities to get free vaccination Mysore/Mysuru: Following Union Government’s decision to launch Phase-3 vaccination drive covering 60-plus citizens and above 45 years of age with comorbidities from Mar. 1, a video-conference was held this morning to discuss arrangements to be made in the district. Dr. Arundati, Mission Director, National…

COVID-19 second wave scare: KSOU Bhavan building to remain with District Administration
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COVID-19 second wave scare: KSOU Bhavan building to remain with District Administration

February 25, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: The District Administration has decided to keep under its control the Karnataka State Open University (KSOU) Academic Bhavan Building on Mysuru-Nanjangud Road for sometime in wake of reports of second wave of COVID-19 pandemic. This building was taken over by the District Administration when Corona positive cases rocked the city and district, and had…

IPS Officers take vaccine: Show way to Department staff
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IPS Officers take vaccine: Show way to Department staff

February 25, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: City Police Commissioner Dr. Chandragupta, District Superintendent of Police C.B. Ryshyanth, Karnataka Police Academy Director Vipul Kumar and Deputy Director Dr. Suman D. Pennekar, all IPS Officers, have taken COVID-19 vaccine to create confidence among the Department colleagues that the vaccine was safe. These officers took the vaccine at a special camp conducted by…

‘Don’t harass Kerala visitors in the name of RT-PCR report’
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‘Don’t harass Kerala visitors in the name of RT-PCR report’

February 24, 2021

Mysuru-Kodagu MP Pratap Simha tells District Health Officers Mysore/Mysuru: Even as the State Government has made it mandatory for visitors from Kerala and Maharashtra to produce RT-PCR negative report to enter Karnataka border, Mysuru-Kodagu MP Pratap Simha has directed the District Authorities not to insist on negative report and allow them after thermal scanning. Two…

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