Rajasthan: Vaccination of children will be done on a large scale in all schools in the coming days: Parsadi Lal Meena
The vaccination of children in the age group of 15 to 18 has started in the country. On Monday, a large number of children of this age got vaccinated in Rajasthan. In Rajasthan, on the first day on Monday, more than 3 lakh 39 thousand children in the age group of 15 to 18 were administered the first dose of Covaccine. On the first day of vaccination, there was a lot of enthusiasm among the adolescent girls in Rajasthan.
In this regard, Medical Minister Parsadi Lal Meena informed that children were vaccinated by health workers at 4,162 COVID vaccination centers in the state. In the coming days, vaccination will be done on a large scale in all schools by increasing the speed of vaccination. All CMHOs have been instructed to organize camps by talking to private and government schools, hostel administration as well.
Vaibhav Galaria, Principal Secretary, Medical Department, said that the Government of India has given a target of immunization of 46 lakh children in the age group of 15 to 18 years, whereas according to the target group of the State Government, the number of beneficiaries of this age group is about 53.15 lakh. Is. He told that looking at the vaccination on the first day, it seems that soon we will be able to vaccinate the target group on time.