Bikaner to become first city in India to start door-to-door COVID vaccination

People above the age of 45 will be given the vaccine against Covid-19 during the drive in Bikaner.

 

Bikaner in Rajasthan will become the first city in the country to start a "door-to-door" vaccination drive against coronavirus as report published on Sunday.


People above the age of 45 will be given the vaccine against Covid-19 during the drive in Bikaner.


The Rajasthan government has also started a helpline and people can register themselves for the vaccine by providing their name and address through the WhatsApp number.


Two ambulances and three mobile teams are have been operated for this drive in the city. The vaccine van will reach people's homes only when a minimum of 10 people register for the getting the shot so that doses are not wasted. So far, 3.69 lakh of 7 lakh people have been vaccinated in Bikaner.


On Saturday, Bikaner reported 28 new Covid cases and 20 recoveries. The city has so far reported over 40,000 cases and 527 deaths.

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