India reported 46,164 new COVID-19 positive cases in the last 24 hours as per the update on Thursday.
India's active caseload stood at 3,22,327, while the death toll mounted to 4,35,758, as per the latest update by the Union Health Ministry.
The announcement was made by US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Wednesday during his first trip to India.
MLA Nemcha said that “the vaccine is the only tool we have to overcome the dreaded COVID-19" and appealed to the people of the Tumnoupokpi area not to hesitate in getting vaccinated.
Azuram village at present has 153 eligible persons for vaccination, of which as many as 149 persons have been vaccinated at 97.38 per cent till July 15.
The district administration, Imphal West, Directorate of Health Services and 13 civil voluntary organisations and student bodies of Meitei-Pangal (Muslim) community on Wednesday resolved take up a collective fight and counter any false information against vaccination on social media.
The government authorities set a target of 500 vaccine beneficiaries during the mass vaccination drive in Jiribam.
People should get early vaccination as it will prevent severe effects from the virus infection, Sekmai MLA Heikham Dingo said.
The mass vaccination was carried out at Chavangphai Community Hall, Chavangphai, Moreh Ward No VIII under the initiative of Kuki Students' Organization (KSO) Moreh block on Wednesday.
Elected persons at the Gram Panchayat level, pradhans, and ward members will undertake a major role in the intensified mass vaccination programme
The Supreme Court has sought a response from the Centre to clarify how the Rs 35,000-crore budget for procuring vaccine is being spent and why it cannot be used for vaccinating the 18-44 age group.
COVID-19 vaccinations in Saitu Gamphazol block will commence from May 31 at the Health and Wellness Centres (HWC) and PHSC level
Directorate of Health Services, Manipur has issued a clarification to the general public on the prevailing doubts about COVID-19 vaccination.
The pricing, procurement, eligibility and administration of vaccines will be made flexible in Phase 3
The special COVID-19 vaccination drive for people above 45 years of age will be held on April 11-14 in the district
The advocacy programme was organised concerning the reluctance of healthcare workers to get vaccinated for COVID-19.
A total of 40 healthcare workers of Red Shield Division were administered Covishield vaccine in the first phase of the launch on Tuesday.
Tamenglong DC and chairman of District Task Force on COVID-19 Armstrong Pame said that at least 15 per cent of the district’s population has been tested for COVID-19.
Manipur identifies 39,991 healthcare workers for COVID-19 vaccination first phase as Centre plans to inoculate 30 crore population, including HCWs.
Nagaland Health and Family Welfare Mission Director Dr Kevichusa Medikru said that the data collection for the health workers in health facilities in the state has completed and that 19,654 beneficiaries have been listed in the portal.