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PM to launch Pan India Rollout of COVID-19 Vaccination drive on 16 January

PM to launch Pan India Rollout of COVID-19 Vaccination drive on 16 January

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Over 3000 sites across all States and UTs to be virtually connected during the launch. Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will launch the pan India rollout of COVID-19 vaccination drive on 16th January, 2021 at 10:30 AM via video conferencing. This will be the world’s largest vaccination program covering the entire length and breadth of the country. A total of 3006 session sites across all States and UTs will be virtually connected during the launch. Around 100 beneficiaries will be vaccinated at each session site on the inaugural day. This vaccination programme is based on the principles of priority groups to be vaccinated and Health Care workers, both in government and private sectors including ICDS workers, will receive the vaccine during this phase. The vaccination programme will use C...