Stay tuned to catch all the LIVE updates of January 3.
New Delhi | Jagran News Desk: Each and everything that happens around us impacts in some way and that’s why it becomes important for us to know what’s happening around the world. Thus at English Jagran, we provide our readers with 360-degree coverage in all genres to give them a brief insight about what’s happening around the world.
Today our focus will be on the coronavirus pandemic. With an aim to launch the world’s biggest vaccination drive, the expert panel of the DGCI has approved two coronavirus vaccines — Covishield and Covaxin — for emergency use in India. Though a final call over the emergency use of the vaccines is still pending, media reports have indicated that Covaxin and Covishield will likely get the nod from DGCI.
Here are the LIVE Updates from January 3:
8:19 am: Just In: Drugs Controller General of India to brief media at 11 am today on COVID-19 vaccine.
8:08 am: COVID-19 vaccine might contain something, which can cause harm. Tomorrow, people will say vaccine was given to kill or decrease population. You can even become impotent, anything can happen: Mirzapur SP MLC Ashutosh Sinha on SP Chief Akhilesh Yadav saying he won’t get vaccinated.
7:39 am: Vaccination drive has been based on election process planned down to the booth level. Over 57,000 participants across 719 districts have completed training. 96,000 vaccinators have been trained so far, says Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan
7:35 am: The PM had promised to make dalits qualified enough to be eligible for employment. PM has implemented many schemes to encourage Scheduled Caste children to enroll in schools with an increased budget to Rs 6,000 crores from Rs 1,100 crores, says BJP’s Dushyant Gautam
7:30 am: Thunderstorm with light to moderate intensity rainfall to occur over some parts of South-Delhi (Ayanagar, Deramandi, Tughalkabad ) and some districts of Haryana, says India Meteorological Department