UP becomes first state to complete COVID vaccination of 5 lakh beneficiaries


Uttar Pradesh has become the first state in the country to complete the COVID vaccination of five lakh beneficiaries. From today the vaccination of frontline workers will start in the state. AIR  correspondent reports that yesterday more than one lakh 25 thousand health workers were vaccinated in the state which was 75 per cent of the total target and highest in the country.

No adverse incident was reported during the vaccination drive and all beneficiaries are healthy and safe. From today, the state will continue the vaccination of frontline workers.  

Today 752 sessions will be organised for vaccination of frontline workers as well as health care workers. Mop-up round on 15 February will be the last chance for those health workers who could not get vaccinated during this drive. 


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