The Covid-19 vaccination certificate can now be downloaded via WhatsApp within few seconds, the office of Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said on Sunday.
Mansukh Mandaviya's office stated that those who want to download the certificate can send a message 'covid certificate' on WhatsApp to a number +91 9013151515 and receive it.
"Revolutionising common man's life using technology! Now get the Covid-19 vaccination certificate through MyGov Corona Helpdesk in 3 easy steps. Save contact number: +91 9013151515 Type & send 'covid certificate' on WhatsApp Enter OTP Get your certificate in seconds," Mandaviya's office tweeted.
Earlier, the COVID-19 vaccination certificate could only be downloaded from the Co-WIN portal, or Arogya Setu and Umang Mobile Application.
It could be downloaded after each dose (Provisional Certificate after the first dose and Final Certificate after the second dose).
The weblink for the Covid-19 vaccination certificate is available in the Text SMS sent to the beneficiary after vaccination and successful updation of vaccination status in Co-WIN.