The government of Pakistan will provide the corona virus vaccine free of cost to its citizens and preparations are being made to campaign for it, which can be started in April next year. This information was given by the officials on Thursday. Parliamentary Health Secretary Nausheen Hamid said that the ruling Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government of Pakistan has given permission to purchase the vaccine doses.
Hamid said in a tweet, ‘PTI government will provide corona virus vaccine free of cost to the people. The government will start vaccination from the second quarter of 2021. He said that the third phase of the clinical trial of the Chinese vaccine is progressing well and its dose will be available soon. The Pak cabinet on Tuesday approved a $ 150 million purchase of the vaccine.
Let us know that 3499 cases have been reported in the last 24 hours in Pakistan, after which the total number of corona cases here has increased to 44 lakh 6810. The National Health Service Ministry said in a statement that 39 people have died from Corona in the last 24 hours. So far, a total of 8,205 people have died from Corona in Pakistan. Three lakh 47 thousand people have recovered from this disease and 2469 people are in critical condition.