Amar Ujala Bureau, New Delhi
Updated Sat, 26 Dec 2020 03:48 AM IST
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Government verdict, testing in two districts of four states including Punjab and Gujarat
According to the ministry, no vaccine has been given final approval yet, but preparations are complete in most states. About 300 million people will be vaccinated in the first phase. Punjab has been given priority due to the highest death toll. Punjab has the highest death rate from corona virus. On December 22, ‘Amar Ujala’ was the first to say that the government can make an announcement regarding vaccination on 25 December. Meanwhile, the government has directed to end training in all districts by Friday. Under this, 2,360 training sessions of the country were completed by December 25 and the training of seven thousand district inspectors was completed. The government is conducting tests to assess the preparedness before starting vaccination.
Government wants to test preparation
With this test, the government wants to test the vaccine preparations. No vaccine will be given in this process but the entire process will be checked. All the process from registration of people to distribution to vaccine center will be completed. Meanwhile, the government has also created a Kovin app and website for registration. The app itself will give people information about who to vaccinate and will get an appointment from the app. According to the Ministry of Health, the test will be the same as the plan regarding vaccination.
2,360 people received training at national level
- 49,604 employees trained in 681 districts
- Training of 1,399 block teams completed in 17,831
- 1075 national, 104 state level helpline service started
- Five testing sessions in 2 days in 2-2 districts of 4 states