April 19, 2021

Covid-19 vaccination drive: CoWIN app troubles on day one



Officers concerned within the Covid-19 vaccination drive on Saturday confronted difficulties in working the Covid Vaccine Intelligence Community (CoWIN) software, developed by the Centre to observe and observe the vaccination.

In Delhi, CoWin was not working at numerous websites, folks conscious of the matter advised ET Journal. The small print of the beneficiaries couldn’t be uploaded, they mentioned. A personal healthcare supplier in Delhi mentioned the app confronted points at first of the vaccination programme, however it was working after a while. The well being ministry confirmed that there was a delay in importing of beneficiaries at some session websites. “The system efficiency and the pace improved and is being additional optimised,” Manohar Agnani, extra secretary, well being ministry, mentioned on Saturday.

Well being staff confronted some technical glitches whereas importing knowledge on the app about beneficiaries receiving the vaccine in some websites, as the applying was reported to have slowed down.