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Vaccination of children is 50 per cent complete: Minister Veena George

Thiruvananthapuram: Health Minister Veena George has mentioned that greater than half of the youngsters (51 per cent) between the ages of 15 and 18 have been vaccinated with Corona vaccine within the state. A complete of seven,66,741 youngsters had been vaccinated. Thrissur district had the best variety of youngsters vaccinated at 97,458.

Vaccination of kids within the state began on January 3. The vaccine is given by organizing a particular vaccination drive to offer the utmost variety of youngsters a fast vaccination within the case of Omicron. The minister mentioned greater than half of the youngsters had been vaccinated in simply 12 days.

Thiruvananthapuram 70,021, Kollam 60,597, Pathanamthitta 29,584, Alappuzha 57,764, Kottayam 47,835, Idukki 28,571, Ernakulam 56,943, Thrissur 97,458, Palakkad 70,144, Kozhikode 45,789, Kannur 73,803, Wayanad 24,415 and Kasargod 27,642 youngsters had been registered.

Thus far, 1,67,813 individuals within the state have been vaccinated with the reserve dose. The reserve dose was given to 96,946 well being employees, 26,360 Corona Entrance fighters and 44,507 sufferers over 60 years of age with associated sicknesses. 99.68 per cent (2,66,24,042) of the inhabitants over the age of 18 had been vaccinated with a single dose and 82.27 per cent (2,19,73,681) had been vaccinated with two doses.


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