28 Lakh High-Risk People Will Be Vaccinated For COVID In First Three Phases In J&K  

SRINAGAR: Administration of Jammu and Kashmir has draw an elaborate plan for COVID-19 vaccination programme and 28 lakh high-risk people will be vaccinated in the first three phases across the union territory of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said on Friday.

“Approximately 1 lakh healthcare workers shall be covered in the first phase of COVID vaccination programme. In second phase, approximately 7 lakh front line workers shall be covered,” Financial Commissioner of Health and Medical Education Department Atal Dulloo said.

The third phase will cover 20 lakh beneficiaries of high-risk population, he added.

Dulloo, who has been leading the health department’s response to COVID situation in Jammu and Kashmir, said the vaccine shall be administered through CoWin dashboard platform which will help monitor the entire vaccination process. (PTK)


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