Number of Indians hesitant to take Covid-19 vaccine rise, survey shows

Many Indians appear hesitant to get vaccinated for COVID-19 as infections have fallen sharply since a mid-September peak and some people are worried about possible side-effects here, according to a survey of 18,000 people released on Thursday. India reported 24,037 new infections on Thursday - fewer than 30,000 for a fourth straight day - taking its total to 9.

96 million, the second highest in the world. More than 144,000 people have died. Until early last month, India had looked set to overtake the infection tally of the United.....

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