New Delhi Television Limited (NDTV) in partnership with Google has initiated the #VaccinateIndia campaign. The aim of the campaign is to empower people with the right information about vaccines, their safety and efficacy. It will also provide reliable platform for COVID-19 content on symptoms, treatment, how to register and where to get vaccinated, and track up-to-date guidelines and protocols issued by the government and other international organisations and experts.
Here are the live updates from the #VaccinateIndia telethon:
Watch a special 2-hour telethon 7PM (IST) onwards
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The second wave of COVID-19 pandemic that started earlier this year, is proving to be ever more dangerous. With more hospitalisation and deaths occurring in the current wave, scientists and doctors say that our best bet against the raging pandemic is to get vaccinated.