Inoculation against corona to 60 plus people begins today

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ISLAMABAD: Vaccination of people of sixty years and older age against Covid-19, starts from today (Wednesday).

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on National Health Services Dr Faisal Sultan said the senior most citizens will be the first ones to receive the doses of COVID-19 vaccine.

He urged the healthcare workers and those eligible to get vaccinated to protect themselves and their loved ones against the contagion.

Earlier, Minister for Planning Asad Umar said the vaccinations will be done in reverse order age wise and the oldest persons, who have registered themselves for vaccination, will be vaccinated first.

During the campaign, the registered eligible citizens will be informed about the vaccine centre and the date of vaccination through a text message.

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