CM Jagan directs officials to call for global tenders to purchase covid vaccines
Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday directed the officials concerned to float global tenders to purchase covid vaccines. In a review meeting, he stressed on the need for procuring vaccines in large quantities from pharma companies. The CM told officials that people will not have develop immunity power without administering the second jab.
“Vaccination will start for the aged between 18-44 only after completing the jab for people above 45 years,” he mentioned. The CM said that the state is receiving 19 lakh vaccine doses per month. “If one crore vaccines administered to people every month then it will take six months to complete vaccination for all eligible,” he remarked.