Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan on Monday made a big announcement regarding corona vaccination. He said that citizens above 50 years of age would start getting vaccinated by March. He said that there have not been a single case of corona in 188 districts since seven days.
Dr. Harshvardhan said that it is important that people have to follow every rule of Corona right now. He appealed to the people to take care of the actual vaccine as well as the social vaccine. He said that two vaccines have become available in the country today. 80 to 85 lakh health workers and front line workers have been vaccinated. While stating the achievement of the government, he said that we have been in a position to give vaccines to 20-25 countries.
The Health Minister said that currently 18 to 20 vaccines are being worked out at different levels in the country. Some of those vaccines may come in the next few months. He said that if the dream of healthcare is possible for all, it is India. He said that with the use of ancient medical system, we can build a big network of health in the country.
He said that 1,09,16,589 people have been infected with Corona so far in the country. Of these, 1,06,21,220 people were cured. The country currently has a recovery rate of 97.29 percent. India has the world’s lowest death rate of 1.43 per cent.