You are here: Home » Current Affairs » Coronavirus » News
Business Standard

Maharastra to start second round of Covid vaccination from February 15

Till Friday, a total of of 6,48,573 healthcare and frontline workers have received their first dose of the vaccine in the state

Maharashta | Coronavirus Vaccine | health workers in India

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 

vaccine, vaccination, coronavirus, covid

The Maharashtra government will

start giving the second dose of COVID-19 vaccine to the healthcare workers in the state from February 15, an official said on Saturday.

Those healthcare workers, who have received their first dose of the vaccine and completed the four-week period, will be eligible for the second dose as per the standard guidelines laid down by central health ministry, the official from the state health department.

Till Friday, a total of of 6,48,573 healthcare and frontline workers have received their first dose of the vaccine in the state.

The nationwide COVID-19 vaccination drive began on January 16.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

Dear Reader,

Business Standard has always strived hard to provide up-to-date information and commentary on developments that are of interest to you and have wider political and economic implications for the country and the world. Your encouragement and constant feedback on how to improve our offering have only made our resolve and commitment to these ideals stronger. Even during these difficult times arising out of Covid-19, we continue to remain committed to keeping you informed and updated with credible news, authoritative views and incisive commentary on topical issues of relevance.
We, however, have a request.

As we battle the economic impact of the pandemic, we need your support even more, so that we can continue to offer you more quality content. Our subscription model has seen an encouraging response from many of you, who have subscribed to our online content. More subscription to our online content can only help us achieve the goals of offering you even better and more relevant content. We believe in free, fair and credible journalism. Your support through more subscriptions can help us practise the journalism to which we are committed.

Support quality journalism and subscribe to Business Standard.

Digital Editor

First Published: Sat, February 13 2021. 14:41 IST