A spokesperson of Apollo Hospitals said the facility in Delhi will tentatively start administering 2-dose vaccine by June 25.
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday inaugurated a 200-bed COVID-19 hospital set up by aluminium major Vedanta Resources in Kalahandi district.
Several doctors on Friday held protests here as part of a nationwide stir called by the IMA against the recent incidents of violence against healthcare professionals.
Several private hospitals across the country said they have no clarity on procuring COVID-19 vaccines under the new policy announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and that it has led to the vaccination being put on hold at their centres.
This month, with states lifting restrictions that were put in place amid the second wave, the number of cases reducing and people stepping out, many have started flouting the mask rule once again.
India has started project 'Extension of Hospitals' in various states.
Officials said so far, 15,69,758 Covid tests have been conducted in Gurugram, of which 13,85,057 have come negative. In the last 24 hours, around 4,243 tests were conducted in the district.
The Agra administration sealed the Paras Hospital after a video of its owner went viral in which he is purportedly talking of "mock drill".
The decision was taken at a board meeting chaired by Lt Governor Anil Baijal, who is also the DDA Chairman, said a senior DDA official.
Businessman and husband of Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi, Robert Vadra criticised Centre over COVID-19 vaccine distribution.
The Central government on Tuesday also said that it has decided to increase the supply of two made-in-India vaccines - Covishield and Covaxin.
Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram claimed Punjab Government on impertinent vaccination drive.
The Prime Minister said the Centre will procure 75 per cent of the total production of the vaccine doses and provide them free to the states. No state government would be spending anything on vaccines.
The Health Ministry on Saturday said that private hospitals have received over 1.20 crore doses of anti-coronavirus vaccines in May.
State Health Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu on Friday said he has ordered a probe into the Oppositions' allegations that its government has been "diverting" Covid vaccines to private hospitals.
The Maharashtra government on Friday capped the charges for treatment of mucormycosis patients at private hospitals in the state, where the officialnumber of such cases has gone above 5,000.
BJP has accused the Punjab government of making profits by selling vaccines to private hospitals at exorbitant price.
Of the total 500 beds at Bhagwati Nagar Centre, 125 would be Intensive Care Unit (ICU) beds, while others would be a set of Covid beds with 24 hours oxygen facility.
The private facilities in the state can now avail the benefits of the government's special package, wherein the minimum investment criteria has been relaxed.
The Maharashtra government on Tuesday announced rationalisation of the rates of COVID-19 treatment at private hospitals which is expected to giverelief to patients outside big cities.