New Delhi, April 30
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday appealed to folks within the 18-44 age group not to queue up outside COVID vaccination centres from May 1, saying Delhi hasn’t but obtained vaccine doses.
In the subsequent one-two days, round 3 lakh Covishield vaccines will probably be obtained and the drive for vaccinating folks above 18 years will start, he stated throughout an internet briefing.
The third section of the COVID-19 vaccination drive to inoculate folks within the 18-44 age group will roll out throughout the nation on May 1. However, Delhi and another states have stated that they’d be unable to do so due to the scarcity of vaccine doses.
Kejriwal stated his authorities has positioned orders for 67 lakh doses every of Covishield and Covaxin in three months.
“We aim to vaccinate everyone in the next three months if a sufficient quantity of vaccines is supplied by the companies,” he stated.
He assured Delhi residents that everybody will probably be vaccinated. PTI