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India to start Covid vaccination drive from January 16: Check details

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India will start the Covid vaccination drive on January 16 after the forthcoming festivals such as Lohri, Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Magh Bihu, giving priority to around 30 million healthcare and frontline workers, a health ministry statement said.

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First Published: Sat, January 09 2021. 17:14 IST

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