To protect against corona, vaccines will be given to adolescent girls between the ages of 15 and 18 in the state from January 3. For this, eligible beneficiaries can register themselves on the Kovin app from January 1. According to the instructions of the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, health workers, frontline workers and people above 60 years suffering from serious diseases will be given the third dose of corona vaccine (precaution dose) from January 10. People of this category who have received the second dose for nine months. Or 39 weeks have been completed, they will be given the third dose.Chief Minister Shri Bhupesh Baghel has appealed to the eligible citizens to register in the Kovin app and get the third vaccine.He has given the health department to the adolescent girls suffering from serious diseases including vaccination for 60 years. More people have been asked to give wide publicity to the target group for vaccination.The Chief Minister has also given instructions to disseminate the information about the vaccination centers set up for this campaign of special vaccination. Nodal officer Dr. Priyanka Shukla informed that preparations have been completed for the vaccination of estimated 16 lakh 39 thousand adolescents of the state in the age group of 15 to 18 years. For this orientation of vaccination officers of all the districts. has been done. For these beneficiaries only co-vaccine will be the only option. He informed that about 3 lakh 40 thousand health workers, 3 lakh 19 thousand frontline workers and people suffering from serious diseases like heart disease, diabetes, blood pressure, bone marrow transplantation, kidney disease, hemodialysis, cancer, sickle cell, HIV and other serious diseases of the state. 5 lakh 16 thousand victims, people above 60 years of age will be given the third dose of corona vaccine from January 10. Till December 27, a total of three crore six lakh 26 thousand 018 vaccines, including both the first and second doses, have been administered to protect against corona in the state. The first dose of corona vaccine has been given to one crore 87 lakh 63 thousand 444 citizens of the state. At the same time, one crore 18 lakh 62 thousand 574 people have been given both the vaccines. 95 percent of the state’s population eligible for vaccination have been given the first vaccine and 62 percent have been given both. Like this:Like Loading… Continue Reading