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Plan prepared to vaccinate all adults in 3 months: Delhi CM Kejriwal

Kejriwal announced on Thursday that a plan had been formulated to vaccinate all adults against coronavirus within the next three months.

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal addresses a press conference Delhi on Sunday, April 25, 2021. (PTI photo/ screen grab)

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced on Thursday that a plan had been formulated to vaccinate all adults against within the next three months.

Kejriwal said vaccination centres would be set up on a large scale and those eligible must come forward to take the jab.

"Had a meeting with the officials on vaccination drive in Delhi. Prepared a plan to vaccinate all above 18 years in the next 3 months," he tweeted. "We will set up vaccination centres on a large scale. All eligible people must come forward to get vaccinated."

Earlier in the day, Health Minister Satyendar Jain said Delhi "does not have vaccines" for the inoculation of people in the 18-44 age group and purchase orders had been placed with manufacturers for the same.

The minister, however, said preparations to inoculate people in this category had been completed.

(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.)

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First Published: Thu, April 29 2021. 19:17 IST