Error in your vaccination certificate? You can now rectify it on CoWin. Here’s how

If you have received your vaccination certificate but see an error on it, you will now be able to correct it through the CoWin portal.

To make the process seamless, a special feature called ‘Raise an Issue’ has been added to CoWin platform, said the Union health ministry.

Users can log in to make corrections to their name, year of birth and gender on the Covid vaccination certificates, if there are inadvertent errors. For this, users will have to visit and ‘Raise an Issue’.

“New citizen-friendly feature on CoWin. Now correct the errors in the vaccination certificate yourself,” tweeted Vikash Sheel, additional secretary at the Ministry of health and family welfare.

How to rectify errors?

Step 1. Go to

Step 2. Sign in by entering your 10-digit mobile number

Step 3. Enter the 6-digit OTP received on your phone

Step 4. Click on Verify & Proceed

Step 5. Go to Account Details

Step 6. If you are vaccinated, you will see a “Raise an Issue” button. Click on it

Step 7. The portal will ask you “What is the issue?” Under “Correction in certificate”, click on the error that you need to get corrected…Read more>>


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