Online registration mandatory for Covid vaccine; Follow these steps
The registration for Covid vaccination can be done via online only. Those aged above 45 years can register through smart phone, computer with internet connection, Akshaya centres, NGOs, CoWin portal and Aarogya Setu App.
How to book
Enter the website https://www.cowin.gov.in and click on the icon ‘Register – Sign in yourself’.
Enter your mobile phone on the opening page. A one-time password (OTP) will be received via SMS in this number.
Enter the OTP in the website and click on ‘verify’ button.
Submit your identity proof in the next page. Aadhaar card, driving license, PAN card, passport or any ID proof can be used.
After entering the number of ID proof, enter name, date of birth and other details in the same way as recorded in the proof.
Then click the option ‘Register’.
A person can register upto 4 beneficiaries using the same mobile number.
Choose ‘Add More’ option for this. The ID card number of each beneficiary should be different.
For second dose
Enter CoWin website and login with mobile number and OTP.
If you have received the first dose of vaccine, it will be shown on the profile.
Choose the option ‘Dose-2’ and click schedule. Then you can choose date and centre for vaccination.
In order to get a new time slot, enter the CoWin website and go to ‘Reschedule’ option and then choose new time slot. If you have any doubts, you can contact Disha helpline number 1056.