Covid Vaccine Registration Odisha: Everything You Need to Know

Odisha is set to bask in a ray of hope as CM Naveen Patnaik announced that all individuals above the age of 18 years can avail of the Covid vaccine free of cost. Here are some FAQs answered regarding the registration of Covid vaccine in Odisha.

Who can avail of the vaccine?
Where can you register to get vaccinated against COVID-19?
How to register via the CoWIN website?
How to register via the Aarogya Setu App?
Which government documents qualify as valid photo ID proof?
How many members can register through one phone number?
Can you choose a centre to avail of the COVID-19 vaccination?
What do you need to carry to the vaccination centre?
Will you be provided with proof of vaccination?

Who can avail of the vaccine?

The vaccine will be available to all individuals above 18 years in Odisha, free of cost.

Where can you register to get vaccinated against COVID-19?

Individuals can register for vaccination at the official CoWIN website or through the Aarogya Setu app.

How to register via the CoWIN website?

Here’s a step-by-step guide:

Step 1: On the CoWIN website, click on Register/Sign In

Step 2: Enter your mobile number and click on Get OTP

Step 3: Enter the OTP received on your mobile number and click on Verify

Step 4: Enter your details on the Register for Vaccination page including your name, gender, photo ID proof, and date of birth before clicking on Register.

Step 5: Click on Schedule to book an appointment

Step 6: Enter your pin code and click on Search to identify centres available and then select your preferred date and time before clicking on Confirm.

How to register via the Aarogya Setu App?

Here’s a step-by-step guide:

Step 1: Click on CoWIN on the dashboard of your app

Step 2: Click on Vaccination Registration and enter your mobile number followed by the OTP

Step 3: Click on Verify and you should be directed to the Registration of Vaccination page

Step 4: Follow steps 4 through 6 as mentioned for the CoWIN website

Which government documents qualify as valid photo ID proof?

Here are some documents (with your photo on them) that can be used as photo ID proof:

  • Driver’s License
  • Voter’s ID
  • PAN Card
  • Aadhaar Card
  • Passbook issued by the bank/post office
  • Pension document
  • Health insurance smart card issued under the Ministry of Labour scheme
  • Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) job card
  • Service ID card issued to employees by central/state government or public limited companies

How many members can register through one phone number?

You can register for up to four individuals using one login ID. However, each individual will be required to upload their respective photo ID proof and details

Can you choose a centre to avail of the COVID-19 vaccination?

Vaccinations are available at private and government health facilities AKA Covid Vaccination Centres (CVCs). While registering, you can enter your pin code, date and time as per your convenience and pick a CVC of choice near you.

What do you need to carry to the vaccination centre?

You must carry the hard copy of the photo ID proof used at the time of registration.

Will you be provided with proof of vaccination?

A provisional certificate will be provided to you by the Covid Vaccination Centre (CVC) after your first dose of vaccination. After the second dose, you will receive a message on your registered number to validate the completion of your vaccination along with a link to download a digital certification of vaccination which can be used as proof of vaccination.

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