Coronavirus vaccine for all above 18 years from May 1
NEW DELHI: Amid increasing COVID-19 positive cases across the nation, the Centre on Monday announced that everyone above18 years of age will get the Coronavirus vaccine from 1st May onwards in phase 3 of the vaccination drive. The decision took after Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired the high-level meeting with the top doctors in the nation.
For many days, there is pressure on the Centre to vaccine everyone in the nation. It is learnt that vaccine manufacturers can supply 50 per cent of their vaccine doses to the government and they can free to supply remaining doses to states and in the market.