New Delhi, April 19: Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan hailed Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decision to open vaccination o all above 18 years from May 1.
Besides, the Centre today announced that vaccine manufacturers would supply 50% of their monthly doses to Government of India and the remaining 50% doses to States Governments and in the open market.
“Welcome PM @narendramodi ji’s decisive step to accelerate the #LargestVaccinationDrive. #Vaccination4All above the age of 18 from May 1 will further strengthen our preparedness against #Covid19 & go a long way in ensuring safety & well-being of everyone in these difficult times,” Pradhan tweeted.
The decision to enable vaccine manufacturers to supply 50% of #Covid19 vaccine doses to states, UTs and in the open market is a great step forward which will help inoculate more number of citizens and further amplify the #LargestVaccinationDrive, he added.