Corona Vaccination : Children can be vaccinated in the first week of October
The world's first DNA vaccine may be available in the first week of October. This vaccine can also be given to children above 12 years of age. On Thursday, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan said that the vaccine could be available in early October.
He said that recommendations are being prepared by the National Technical Advisory Committee constituted on vaccination. Based on these recommendations, it will be decided further how the vaccination of children will be started.
The Health Secretary said that there is no shortage of vaccines in the country now. For the last three to four weeks, the vaccine is being available to the states on time. This is the reason that vaccination has rapidly crossed 60 crores in the country.