‘Vaccine lagwao sona le jao’: Freebies for individuals in Gujarat’s Rajkot for getting COVID shot | India Information
Ahmedabad: In a bid to encourage extra individuals to get the COVID-19 vaccine, the gold merchants in Gujarat are providing freebies for many who get vaccinated.
In response to the information company ANI, the gold merchants in Gujarat’s Rajkot have joined arms with the state authorities and are providing freebies to those that come to vaccination camps within the metropolis for getting the COVID vaccine shot.
These freebies embrace a gold nostril pin for girls and a hand blender for males who take the vaccine dose at Rajkot vaccination centres. This comes within the wake of the Union Well being Ministry’s choice to permit vaccination for these above 45 years of age to forestall the unfold of the COVID-19 virus additional.
It might be famous that Gujarat on Tuesday reported 3,280 recent coronavirus circumstances within the final 24 hours, the best rise in a day, taking the tally of infections to three,24,878 whereas 17 deaths pushed the toll to 4,598.
In response to the state well being division, Gujarat is now left with 17,348 energetic circumstances. Of the 17 fatalities, seven sufferers died every in Ahmedabad and Surat, whereas two succumbed to the an infection in Rajkot and one died in Vadodara district.
With 2,167 individuals recovering within the final 24 hours, the depend of recoveries in Gujarat went as much as 3,02,932 on Tuesday, the division stated in a launch. Gujarat’s fee of restoration fell to 93.24 per cent, it stated.
At 798, Ahmedabad metropolis registered the best variety of circumstances within the state within the final 24 hours, adopted by 615 circumstances in Surat, 321 in Rajkot, 218 in Vadodara, 196 in Surat district, 124 in Vadodara district and 107 in Patan district.
A complete of 70.38 lakh individuals in Gujarat have been administered the primary dose of the COVID-19 vaccine whereas 8.47 lakh others have acquired the second dose up to now, the discharge stated.
Gujarat’s COVID-19 figures are as follows: Optimistic circumstances 3,24,878 new circumstances 3,280, deaths 4,598, discharged 3,02,932, energetic circumstances 17,348 and folks examined up to now – figures not launched.
A complete of 16 new circumstances had been reported within the adjoining union territory of Dadra, Nagar Haveli and Daman & Diu within the final 24 hours, officers stated, including that 28 sufferers had been discharged throughout the day.
Of the full 3,760 COVID-19 circumstances registered within the UT up to now, 3,567 sufferers have recovered and two sufferers have died, they stated, including that the UT has 191 energetic circumstances.