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The corona vaccine will be given to people aged 15 to 18 in the country from January 3. In addition, from January 10, all front line workers, including health workers, will be given a 'Precaution Dose'.
The announcement was made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi while addressing the nation on Saturday night.
The PM also said that citizens with co-morbidity (serious illness) above the age of 60+ will also be given the option of 'Precaution Dose' of the vaccine as per the advice of their doctor. Which will start from January 10.
At the same time, PM Modi said that the country would soon start administering nasal vaccine and the world's first DNA vaccine.
However, PM Modi has once again appealed to the countrymen to take all necessary measures to prevent the spread of Koro. He said measures, including wearing masks, were needed to defeat the epidemic.
The Prime Minister stressed that there is no need to be afraid of the new variant of the Corona. Also do not be afraid of the new transition but follow the rules of defense and covid. The PM also provided information on health infrastructure and vaccines
The Prime Minister said- We are in the last weekend of this year. 2022 is bound to come now. You are all in the process of preparing for the reception, but it is also a time of excitement and excitement.
Today the crisis is exacerbated in many countries by the new variant of the Corona, the Omicron. The crisis has also intensified in India. Be careful, be careful, don't panic. Use a mask, wash your hands every now and then.
Now that the virus is mutating, our capacity for innovation has also increased. Today we have 18 lakh isolation beds.
There are 1 lakh 40 thousand ICU beds. 90 thousand special beds are for children. More than 3000 PSA oxygen plants are working, 4 lakh oxygen cylinders. India has crossed the difficult target of 141 crore vaccine doses.
At least 90 percent of the adult population has been given a single dose of the vaccine. Indians will be proud that we have done this in the face of adversity.