First spherical of vaccination to be accomplished by 12 February, 2021
CHANDIGARH: Front line warriors from all Government departments to be administered the corona vaccination within the subsequent section together with Health Care Workers of Govt. and Private well being services who already bought the primary dose of vaccination within the first section.
Disclosing this right here at present, the Health and Family Welfare Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu mentioned that Captain Amarinder Singh led Punjab Government began COVID-19 vaccination drive from January 16, 2021 beneath which about 1,78,000 HCWs (Health Care Workers) have been given a possibility without spending a dime of value vaccination. He mentioned that to this point about 1800 periods have been held in Punjab with vaccination of practically 58,000 HCWs.
Sidhu divulged that the remaining ones will once more be supplied the chance for vaccination. All these HCWs who’re prepared to get vaccinated should get executed by 12 February.
The Health Minister additional mentioned that after the 12 February, the primary dose of vaccination won’t be out there to HCWs and within the second spherical, solely a second dose of vaccination might be offered for HCWs. So all remaining eligible HCW should get vaccinated to guarantee their security and that of their members of the family. Moreover, the vaccination of Front Line Workers of all departments may also begin from subsequent week which incorporates Police, Home Guard, Disaster Management volunteers, Civil Defence and Prison employees in addition to employees of Municipal Commissions and income employees from state Government companies. From central companies the FLW embody CRPF, BSF, ITBP, CISF, NDRF and so on.