Booster Dose: The government has taken an important decision to strengthen the fight against the corona virus. The Union Health Ministry said on Friday that people above 18 years of age will now be given a booster dose. The booster dose campaign will start from Sunday. The ministry said that those above the age of 18 who have been given the second dose of the vaccine nine months ago will be able to go to private immunization centers and get a booster dose.
Only those taking the second dose will be vaccinated
According to the data, people above the age of 18 and 9 months will be able to get a booster dose after the second dose of corona vaccine. About 96% of people in the 15+ age group in the country have been vaccinated with at least one corona vaccine while about 83% have received both. The vaccination of children of 12-14 years is going on in the country from March 6.
The campaign will also run at government centers
The government has made it clear that the first and second doses of corona will be given to the people at the government vaccination centers as before. It will also continue to provide booster doses to healthcare workers, frontline workers and people above 60 years of age.
Corona cases are decreasing in the world
The World Health Organization (WHO) released a report on the corona virus on Wednesday. The World Health Organization (WHO) has said in a report that for the second consecutive week, cases of corona virus infection are decreasing worldwide. The death toll from the corona epidemic that happened last week has also come down.