Second nationwide vaccine roll-out drill concluded.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair a meeting with the Chief Ministers of all the States on Monday evening over the roll-out of the COVID-19 vaccines. “The meeting via video conferencing will discuss the COVID-19 situation and the vaccination roll-out,” said a tweet on the PM’s official Twitter handle.
The meeting comes days after Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said that the government was ready to roll-out vaccines for the priority group soon.
Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) on January 3 granted restricted emergency use authorisation for Serum Institute of India (SII)’s ‘Covishield’ and Bharat Biotech’s ‘Covaxin’ vaccines for COVID-19.
Meanwhile, ahead of the COVID-19 vaccine roll-out, India concluded its second nationwide…