CoWin App | Registration of COVID Vaccine For All Adults Begins Today
Registration is started on the CoWin portal according to updates. The Central Government has made clear that beneficiaries will not be allowed to step in during the third process.
New Delhi: During this period of coronavirus crisis, the Central Government last week declared that the third phase of vaccination would begin on 28 April 2021 for all adults above the age of 18 years. Registration will start on the CoWin portal as per updates. The government has made it clear that beneficiaries will not be allowed to enter the third process.
Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan said, “From the first of May onwards, vaccinations will take place for all persons over the age of 18 in the third step of vaccination. Be ready if you’re 18+. Covid vaccination registration will start shortly. Check out http://Cowin.gov.in.
Later MyGovIndia, the Government of India’s citizen interaction site on Twitter, tweeted that registration for the third vaccine process will begin on April 28.
“Don’t be misled by rumours or reports that vaccine registration of 18+ people starts April 24, 2021! From 28 April 2021, registrations will begin on the CoWIN platform and the Aarogya Setu app. Keep up-to-date, stay healthy! India Fights Corona,” tweeted MyGovIndia.
In addition to indigenous Covaxin and Covishield vaccines, Russian Sputnik V is also added in some centres during this process of vaccination as an alternative.
How to register at cowin.gov.in and app: Check the step-by-step guide
- Log on to cowin.gov.in and enter your mobile number
- Then an OTP will be sent to your mobile number via an SMS
- After this, enter the OTP and click on the “verify” button
- Once the OTP is validated, the “Registration of Vaccination” page will open up
- Enter details required in the “Registration of Vaccination” page such as your photo ID proof. You will also be asked if you have any comorbidities. This can be answered by clicking on ‘yes’ or ‘no’
- Once the details are entered for registration, click “Register” button at the bottom right
- After this, you will receive a confirmation message on successful registration. Once registration is done, you will be shown the “Account Details”.
In the past one week, several states including Kerala, Assam, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh announced free vaccination for all people above the age of 18.