Coronavirus live updates: India tells UN it will ramp up vaccine production

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)

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)

live updates: India has told the UN it will ramp up its vaccine production as new ones for Covid-19 come in, calling for smooth supply chains of raw materials.

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.

World live updates: Iran’s daily new cases dropped to the lowest since June 26 with 7,654 new infections over the last 24 hours, the latest data showed Saturday.

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.

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