1 crore health workers will be given vaccine
Under the vaccination campaign, 1 crore health workers will be vaccinated. Also, 2 crore frontline workers will also be given vaccines. 27 crore people above 50 years of age or below 50 will be given vaccines.
3006 centers have been set up for vaccination
A simultaneous vaccination campaign will be started across the country and a total of 3006 vaccination centers have been set up in all states and union territories. Sudhir Bhandari, Principal of Sawai Man Singh Medical College, Jaipur in Rajasthan, will be given the first vaccine dose, while the security guard of a hospital and others including an assistant in Madhya Pradesh will be among the first to take the vaccine.
First vaccine will be introduced at 10.30 am today
After initiating the vaccination program through video conferencing, PM Modi will talk to the vaccine’s health workers. People will be able to see this conversation at all the vaccine centers in the country.