Published On: Thu, Apr 1st, 2021
Published in Category: Lahore

Elderly persons in Punjab asked to receive second jab on April 01 who had received first jab on March 10

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LAHORE: Punjab Health Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid Wednesday said all the elderly citizens who had taken first dose of Covid Jab on March 10 should receive their second jab on April 01.

The elderly citizens should visit the same vaccination centers for receiving second vaccination jab wherefrom they had taken first dose, she added. .

The provincial health minister said in her statement that the vaccination centers will remain open on Sundays to facilitate people. She told that 126 center have been established across the province.

Dr Yasmin Rashid said around 20, 000 elderly citizens are being vaccinated in Punjab daily. One million more doses will soon reach Pakistan from China, she said.

She underlined registration process of people over fifty has been started. Punjab health department is utilizing all possible resources to contain corona virus epidemic in the provinces, she added.