COVID-19 vaccine shots now available at polling wards in Delhi: Arvind Kejriwal

By Rajan Nath - June 07, 2021 12:06 pm

In an order to boost the ongoing COVID-19 vaccination, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday announced a 'Jahan Vote, Wahan Vaccination' campaign.

He said that under this campaign, we will tell people to visit their designated polling stations to get vaccinated. "Door-to-door vaccination to be done soon. In 4 weeks, all above 45 years of age to be vaccinated," Delhi CM said.

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COVID-19 vaccination: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday announced a 'Jahan Vote, Wahan Vaccination' campaign.

Meanwhile, people above 45 years of age will now be given anti-Covid vaccines at polling booths.

"'Jahan Vote, Wahan Vaccination' campaign in Delhi begins from Monday at 70 wards and will be completed in four weeks," Arvind Kejriwal said.

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COVID-19 vaccination: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday announced a 'Jahan Vote, Wahan Vaccination' campaign.

Furthermore, he said that people in the 45 plus age group not coming to vaccination centres on their own and hence, "we will now visit their homes." Booth-level officers will visit homes and give vaccination slots to those above 45 years.

COVID-19 vaccination: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday announced a 'Jahan Vote, Wahan Vaccination' campaign.

"Not many people are coming to vaccination centres. A team of booth-level officers will visit every house in the next two days and provide a slot for vaccination. BLO will convince those who don't want to get the vaccine. The campaign will start on Monday with 70 wards," he said.

Out of 57 lakh people in the 45 plus age group, 27 lakh have been vaccinated with the first dose, he informed.

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