The Center has stated that the vaccination marketing campaign at workplaces will be prolonged to all staff in addition to their dependents and members of the family.
Vikas Sheel, Additional Secretary, National Health Mission, has issued a notification saying, “… Kovid-19 vaccination at workplace (government and private) COVID vaccination centers (CVCs) can be extended to all employees in the workplace.”
The notification additional states, “Workers’ family members and dependents as defined by the respective employers may also be covered with COVID-19 vaccinations in industrial CVCs and workplace CVCs.”
However, the Center stated that to vaccinate beneficiaries in industrial and personal CVCs, vaccine dietary supplements must be bought by personal hospitals with whom employers contract for inoculation drives.
It additional states that within the case of presidency immunization facilities, beneficiaries 45 years of age or older are eligible to get free jab from the dietary supplements equipped by the middle to the states and UTs.
However, folks within the age group of 18 to 44 years needs to be vaccinated by the respective State and Union Territory Governments from the dietary supplements bought immediately from the producers.
With inputs from TheIndianEXPRESS