Punjab to arrange corona vaccination centres
Punjab has determined to ascertain corona vaccination centres throughout the province within the second section of the drive
Secretary Major and Secondary Healthcare Division Punjab has issued directives for the vaccination centres.
The well being division has identified 104 locations with the cooperation of the district authorities in Punjab.
The Nationwide Command and Operations Centre (NCOC) on Sunday mentioned that the vaccination drive for folks above 60 years previous will start from Wednesday, March 10.
“Vaccinations can be executed in reverse order by age. This implies the oldest one that has registered can be vaccinated first,” federal minister Asad Umar mentioned in an announcement.
On this second section of inoculation 700,000 senior residents aged 60 and above can be inoculated.
The well being authorities within the nation had earlier described the tempo of getting vaccinated among the many targeted group of individuals as slower.
A national Covid vaccination drive was began on February 3 after 0.5 million doses of the Sinopharm vaccine gifted by China arrived within the nation. Within the first section, healthcare staff on the forefront of the nation’s battle towards the pandemic had been inoculated towards the virus.
Final month, the federal government began registering aged residents for the following section of Covid-19 vaccination.