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The government of India today approved the use of Nasal vaccine for coronavirus and it will be used as a heterologous booster. The nasal vaccine will be added to Co-Win portal today and it would be available in all the private hospitals. "Central Government approves the use of Bharat Biotech Nasal Vaccine. The vaccine is available on the CoWIN App starting today. Nasal vaccines are currently only available in private hospitals. The two drops of @BharatBiotech Nasal Vaccine can be taken by people who have already been administered Covishield and Covaxin vaccines" told the official statement of Prasar Bharati News. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired a high level meeting yesterday to assess the situation of coronavirus in the country after the scare of the new variant of coronavirus.
Bharat Biotech’s nasal Covid vaccine will be available from today. Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka reviewed the preparations for Covid-19 as per the update. All the international passengers arriving to India are screened and tested randomly. As there are no direct flights between India and China, all the needed precautions are taken. Modi wanted the officials to be ready with the needed infrastructure and equipment. Genome sequencing also turned out to be the point of discussion after the outbreak of the recent coronavirus variant. The Centre also raised objections over the Bharat Jodo Yatra of Rahul Gandhi and this triggered controversies. The yatra will soon go to Kashmir. Rahul Gandhi said that he received a letter about the same.