Assam: COVID-19 Vaccine to be administered to 86 lakh people on priority basis

Frontline workers and senior citizens would be given vaccination on a priority basis.
Assam: COVID-19 Vaccine to be administered to 86 lakh people on priority basis
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GUWAHATI:

COVID-19 vaccine will be administered to 86 lakh people on priority basis in Assam, Health officials said.

Frontline workers and senior citizens would be given vaccination on a priority basis.

COVID-19 vaccination will be given free of cost, Health officials informed.

The Health Department is also taking steps to develop infrastructure to store COVID-19 vaccines and training is being given to the health workers.

The recovery rate in the state is currently at 97.88 per cent.

Assam now has 3,539 active cases, accounting for 1.64 per cent of the total cases.

(Edited by Laxmi Chyrmang)

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