Odisha govt to procure 3.77 crore doses of Covishield vaccine from Serum Institute

Bhubaneswar: Odisha govt to procure 3.77 crore doses of Covishield vaccine from Serum Institute. State Govt has ordered 10.34 lakh doses of Covaxin .

To completely uproot COVID19 from Odisha, CM Naveen Patnaik has announced free vaccination for all adults in the State. Odisha Government has ordered vaccines for everyone above 18 years of age & vaccination will be conducted free of cost.

CM mentioned that providing vaccination is the responsibility of the Government. This vaccination programme will benefit around 2 crore people & around ₹2,000 crores will be spent for this purpose. CM appealed everyone to share the responsibility & follow Covid rules.