Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) issued a list of COVID-19 vaccination centres for beneficiaries on September 12. The vaccination centres shall be open for those who want to take both first and second dose of Covaxin and Covishield.
Drive-in vaccination will not be conducted while persons with disabilities will be given token on priority.
It also said that due to low availability of vaccine to the citizens coming to the vaccination center, priority will be given to the residents of Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation area.
While there is a slight rise in the number of new cases of COVID 19 under the Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) jurisdiction, Chinchpada, another slum in the city has emerged as COVID free. At present, there is no active case left in the slum area. Civic administration claimed that citizens participation in implementation of civic initiative brought the positive result.
Earlier, Indira Nagar slum in Turbhe ward emerged as COVID 19 free. The aggressive tracing, testing, and treatment help to achieve the feat in these two slums. Even today there is no active case in Indiranagar slum
NAVI MUMBAI: The Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) said that the first dose of the Covishield vaccine will be available on Wednesday at Covid-19 vaccination centres.
With 1000 doses each, the first dose of Covishield will be given at MCH in Turbhe and General hospitals in Vashi, Nerul and Airoli. People in the age group of 18-30 will be eligible to take the jab at these centres.
The civic body has arranged some more Covid-19 vaccination centres for people between 18-30 years on Wednesday. These centres will be administering Covishield first dose.
With 500 doses, the ESIS Hospital in Vashi will be administering Covishield first dose. With 200 doses each, the Covishield first dose will be available at 21 Urban Primary Health Centres excluding UPHC Turbhe and Indiranagar, Groma Centre in Vashi, APMC Bhaji Market in Turbhe, Railway colony health unit in Juinagar.