Printed on Mon Jul 04 2022 3:04:08 AM
Booster dose campaign to start from today
A week-long special campaign for administering Covid-19 booster jabs to start countrywide from today, June 04, said the Directorate General of Health Services.
In a circular released, the DGHS said any second dose vaccine recipient, aged 18 and above, can get a booster jab with an interval of at least four months.
The campaign will begin at 9:00 am each day and the vaccines will be administered following WHO guidelines, read the DGHS circular.
A total of 11.76 crore people received their second jabs as of June 01. Around 1.5 crore of them have already received their booster shots, as per the DGHS data.