Haryana Home and Health Minister Anil Vij has started second phase of Covid-19 vaccination drive in Gurugram today. About 4.50 lakh frontline workers will get Covid-19 vaccination.
Mr. Vij said that so far, about 65 percent of the health workers have been vaccinated during the first phase of vaccination drive. Besides this, Urban Local Bodies workers, sanitary workers, police personals, civil defense workers, jail staff, employees of Panchayati Raj Institutions and Revenue Department will be included along with 4.50 lakh frontline workers. He said that we are proud of our country that the Government has abundant availability of vaccination due to the efforts made by the scientists and we are self-reliant even in this phase of pandemic. He said that including Haryana, the vaccination drive is continuing in the entire country.
The Health Minister said that healthcare workers, frontline workers, citizens above 50 years of age and other citizens below 50 years of age with co-morbidities will be vaccinated. He urged the people of the State to come forward for vaccination.
Police Commissioner Gurugram, Mr. KK Rao and Deputy Commissioner Gurugram, Dr. Yash Garg were also vaccinated during the vaccination drive.