West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee right this moment wote a letter to PM Narendra Modi, in search of his assist in procurement of COVID-19 vaccines by the state authorities.
“West Bengal government has decided to procure adequate number of vaccines for members of public at large,” Mamata Banerjee writes.
Meanwhile, everybody above 60 years of age and people over 45 years and having different diseases will likely be ready to get COVID-19 vaccine from March 1 without cost at authorities services and for a cost at many personal hospitals, the federal government stated on Wednesday.
Announcing the subsequent section of India’s vaccination drive, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar stated a proposal to this impact was accredited at a gathering of the Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
“While the vaccine will be given for free at government centres, it will be available for a charge, to be decided later, at many private hospitals,” the minister stated at a post-Cabinet media briefing right here.