'Every Indian will be given Corona-vaccine free of Cost': Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan

Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Saturday makes a big announcement that Corona-vaccine across the country will be given free of cost to the Indians. Reviewing the Covid facility at GTB Hospital Delhi, he makes the big announcement and ask not to pay heeds to the rumours.

By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Jan 02, 2021 12:11 IST
'Every Indian will be given Corona-vaccine free of Cost': Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan
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As the Dry run of the Covid-vaccine is being carried out across all the states/Uts Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan reached out to Covid centre facility on Saturday and announced that every Indian will be given Corona-vaccine free of cost.

Coming out of GTB Hospital, Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan said, "I appeal to people not to pay heed to rumours. Ensuring safety & efficacy of vaccine is our priority. Different kinds of rumours were spread during polio immunisation but people took the vaccine & India is now polio-free".

The Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry is running a dry run of COVID-19 vaccine today in 259 places in total 116 districts of all states and union territories. Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan himself visited GTB Hospital in Delhi to take stock of the vaccine's dye run.

He is on a visit to review the preprations at the Covid Centre facility in GTB Nagar Hospital, Delhi. the COVID-19 Vaccine Dry Run began on Saturday and to be in 259 places in total 116 districts of all states and union territories

Reviewing the stock of the preparations for the Corona-vaccine Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan makes a big announcement that every Indian will be given Corona-vaccine free of cost. Coming out of GTB Hospital, Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan said, I appeal to the people not to ignore the rumors'.

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Dr. Harsh Vardhan said, last time we ran a dry run in four states. After the last dry run, we have slightly improved our guidelines. Today all states and union territories are running dry test of the Covid-vaccine. Everything is being done as it would be done during vaccination. All things are being investigated, he added.

Source- News18