Varanasi/Kanpur, Jan. 14 -- A consignment of 1.85 lakh doses of the Covid-19 vaccine arrived in Varanasi on Wednesday to be used for the vaccination drive in four divisions spanning 14 districts and a batch of 6,400 vials or 64,000 doses of the Covishield vaccine reached Kanpur on the same day, officials said

In Varanasi, a consignment of the Covid-19 vaccines was sent to the divisional storehouse after arrival, district magistrate Kaushalraj Sharma said.

Additional director medical and health services, Varanasi division, Dr SK Upadhyay said that the 1.85 lakh doses of vaccines, stored in the warehouse, were meant for the first phase of vaccination drive in the four divisions of Varanasi, Azamgarh, Mirzapur and Prayagraj. These four div...