Delhi HC sends notice to Centre and state govt seeking inoculation of children

Delhi High court is seeking a direction for the vaccination inclusion of the children in the age group of 12-18 years. At the same time keeping their parents in the Priority group in the COVID19 vaccination drive. The division bench of Chief Justice D.N Patel and Jyoti Singh also issued the notice to the Delhi government and listed the case for hearing on June 4. The court has asked the Centre and the Delhi Governments to reply to the plea before the next hearing. The authorities should be careful that the virulence and range of the virus under the second wave have been far more in 2021 than it was in the first wave.