COVID vaccination drive; PM Modi’s action plan; Health Ministry expected to brief the media tomorrow

In order to discuss the Covid vaccination drive, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s meeting between heads of states & Union Territories is underway. Health Ministry is expected to brief media tomorrow regarding the plan for COVID vaccination.

‘People suffering from serious heart diseases, uncontrolled diabetes, hypertension, kidney disorders, chronic lung disease, malignancies, etc have a co-morbid condition’, explains Dr. NK Arora, Chair Covid sub-committee of NTAGI - National Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation.

Dr. Rajesh Dere. vaccination centre in charge at BKC Jumbo, states that ‘We are taking frontline workers who have worked in COVID areas, and it will be expanded to people associated with COVID duties’.

‘First 30 minutes after vaccination is critical. People with even the slightest symptoms should approach for support’, Dr. Sudhir Bhandari, Member of Govt Advisory Committee on Covid, Principal & Controller SMS Medical Hospital and Attached Group of Hospitals, Jaipur(Rajasthan).