Vaccination Drive For 15+ Age Group Begins | Kanpur News

Kanpur: Covid-19 vaccination drive for teenagers in the age group of 15 to 18 years commenced at 23 centres in the city on Monday. A large number of teenagers, excited to get their first jab, reached vaccination centres along with their parents. Many of them even looked scared before receiving the jab
They were administered Covaxin and the second dose will be administered 28 days after the first dose.
District immunization officer Dr Amit Kanaujia said that vaccination drive was held from 9am to 4pm. He said that registration is being done on the Covin app and on-spot registration was also done at centres.
The chief medical officer, Dr Nepal Singh said that on Tuesday vaccination drive for teenagers would be held at 26 centres in the city. The drive would also be held at schools, he said adding that a target to administer 74,900 doses has been fixed for Tuesday.
Three special vaccination centres will also be functional where jabs will be administered from 12pm to 10 in the night, said the CMO.

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