A complete of 72 lakh one thousand 826 vaccines have been administered up to now within the state to forestall corona an infection. Chhattisgarh is performing excellently in all classes when it comes to covid vaccination. The state ranks among the many first two states in immunization of well being staff. Chhattisgarh ranks within the first ten states among the many largest states to vaccinate residents above 45 years of age.
90 p.c well being staff, one hundred pc frontline staff and 77 p.c residents above 45 years of age have been given the primary dose to forestall corona an infection. Each doses of vaccine have been given to 68 p.c well being staff, frontline staff and 12 p.c residents above 45 years of age. Greater than 9 lakh within the age group of 18 years+ had been additionally vaccinated towards corona first.
Priyanka Shukla, State Nodal for Kovid 19 Vaccination of the State and Director of Nationwide Well being Mission, stated that every one individuals within the age group of 18+ ought to come ahead and vaccinate, giving the introduction of a accountable citizen, with out listening to any type of rumours, in order that the upcoming Attainable an infection will also be averted and the household will also be saved. Individuals within the age group of 18 to 44 are being vaccinated as per availability of the vaccine.