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Senior Citizens With Comorbidities Need Not To Produce Prescription: Union Govt

In latest development, senior citizens with comorbidities need not to produce prescription for taking COVID-19 'precautionary vaccine.' Rajesh Bhushan, the Union Health Secretary  on December 28, conducted a workshop with states and UTs, over the current Omicron and COVID-19 situation. He also asked the respective authorities to have designated centres for vaccinating citizens with comorbidities. Moreover, the special drive for precautionary vaccine will begin from January 10, 2022.

Tue, 28 Dec 2021 - 07:29 PM / by Varsha Joshi

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