Covid vaccination halted in Telangana for two days
Hyderabad: Amid a spike in corona cases, the Telangana government halted Covid-19 vaccination for two days in the state. Health department director Dr G Srinivasa Rao said that there will be no Covid vaccination in Telangana on Saturday and Sunday. He added that the increased interval between the first and second dose of Covishield is the reason behind halting the vaccination.
Earlier, the Centre increased the interval between the first and second dose of Covishield from 6 to 18 weeks to a minimum of 12 to 16 weeks. The vaccination process will resume on Monday.