Govt targets 'left-out' people in fresh Covid-19 vaccination push

Mansukh Mandaviya held a review meeting on vaccination progress with Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Puducherry on Monday

Coronavirus, Covid-19 vaccination
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Ruchika Chitravanshi New Delhi
The Union health ministry has directed states to identify all left-out people and ensure everyone gets their Covid jab through initiatives such as workplace vaccination, as part of the government’s “Har Ghar Dastak” campaign.

Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya held a review meeting on vaccination progress with Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Puducherry on Monday.

In a tweet, the minister said, “Spoke about augmenting Govt’s #HarGharDastak vaccine campaign. Requested help from religious leaders, NGOs & political groups to speed-up vaccination coverage.” 

Health secretary Rajesh Bhushan has asked state officials that workplace vaccination should be organised for targeting people due for their doses. 

The Centre has suggested

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First Published: Nov 22 2021 | 10:19 PM IST

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