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Jammu admin to hold special vaccination drive on May 16 to inoculate left-out persons

Last Updated on May 15, 2021 at 6:52 pm

District Administration Jammu is going to conduct a Special Covid Vaccination drive on Sunday (16th May 2021) to administer 1st dose of vaccine to all the left-out persons in 45 plus age category.  The vaccination will be done at all designated sites across the District.

Deputy Commissioner, Anshul Garg, informed that as per the Government directions, the vaccination for this category commenced on 1st April 2021 and approximately 98% of the estimated beneficiaries have been vaccinated till date.

“In order to cover left out beneficiaries, a Special Vaccination Drive is being held on 16th May 2021 (Sunday) at all vaccination sites across the Jammu District” he added. He appealed the elected representatives of Panchayati Raj Institutions and Urban Local bodies, Civil Society Members and Media Persons to encourage and sensitize the  left out persons to approach the nearest vaccination sites to get 1st dose of COVID 19 vaccine, so that the district achieves saturation for the first dose in 45 plus category.