A medical worker administers a dose of Covid-19 vaccine to a woman during a door-to-door inoculation drive in Chennai on October 8, 2021. (PTI Photo)
India imposed a three-month restriction on exports of three categories of syringes to sustain its Covid-19 vaccination campaign. It will allow exports of syringes not used for the campaign.
Russia reported 29,362 daily cases, the second-worst result since the pandemic outbreak, bringing its total to 7.74 million, said Bloomberg on Saturday.
Vietnam plans to start vaccinating children aged from 12 to 17 from the end of October, the VietnamNet news website reports, citing the deputy health minister.