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Vaccine stock to finish in 2 days, provide minimum 3 mn doses: Gehlot to PM

Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot has written to PM Modi, saying the stock of coronavirus vaccine in the state will finish in next two days and urged him to immediately provide at least 3 million doses

Ashok Gehlot | Coronavirus Vaccine | Narendra Modi

Press Trust of India  |  Jaipur 

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot

Rajasthan Chief Minister has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying the stock of in the state will finish in next two days and urged him to immediately provide at least 30 lakh doses.

In a letter to the PM after a video conference with him on Thursday, Gehlot said the state has administered 86,89,770 doses till 7 April.

"The present stock of vaccine in Rajasthan will finish in next two days. Therefore, it is requested that at least another 30 lakh doses of vaccine be provided to us immediately so that the momentum that we have built up can be maintained and maximum eligible beneficiaries can be vaccinated at the earliest," he said.

"I want to assure you that we will leave no stone unturned in our efforts to control COVID-19," he added.

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First Published: Fri, April 09 2021. 17:30 IST