1.42cr to get booster dose during weeklong campaign from Saturday
Around 1.42 crore people -- aged 18 and above and have received their second jabs at least four months before -- will get booster dose during the weeklong special campaign slated to be started from Saturday, said a press release from the health directorate.
There will be a total of 15,558 additional vaccination centres where vaccination will be conducted any two days during the campaign, while 623 permanent centres will remain open every day.
The dates for vaccination at the temporary centres will be announced locally, said the press release.
A total of 45,535 workers will be assigned to complete the campaign.
Any eligible person can take booster dose of Covid-19 vaccines by showing vaccine cards.