COVID-19 vaccination in India: Centre orders 83 crore syringes, releases guidelines for usage
The centre also asked the states to use auto-disable (AD) syringes during the COVID-19 vaccination campaign
The centre has also invited bids for 35 crore more syringes
The central government has ordered 83 crore syringes for COVID-19 vaccination drive in India. A set of guidelines for safer disposal of used injections has also been prepared, according to reports. Moreover, the centre has also invited bids for 35 crore more syringes, according to the statement by union ministry of health and family affairs.