A complete of 133 vaccination centres have been allotted within the southern state within the preliminary section which have been being elevated with the supply of extra doses of vaccines.

PTI, Thiruvananthapuram

PUBLISHED ON JAN 23, 2021 06:27 PM IST

The Kerala Health Department has ready an motion plan to broaden the Covid-19 vaccination within the state and to start the subsequent section of the drivemeticulously, Health Minister Ok Ok Shailaja stated right here on Saturday.

A complete of 133 vaccination centres have been allotted within the southern state within the preliminary section which have been being elevated with the supply of extra doses of vaccines.

Currently, 144 centres have been prepared for vaccination andit was proposed to extend it to 249 at this stage, she stated.

As a part of this, there could be at the very least 14 centres in a district, she stated, including that 38 centres could be arrange in Ernakulam district and 30 centres in Thiruvananthapuram.

“It is time for the healthcare workers to get their second dose of vaccine by February 13.Therefore the plan is to complete the first phase of vaccination by February 15 and commence the second phase of the drive after that,” she stated.

After healthcare employees, the subsequent precedence could be the frontline Covid fighters.

So far, a complete of 4,87,306 folks, together with well being employees and frontline fighters, have registered for vaccination within the southern state.

Registration for frontline fighters was at present underway which to this point comprised 75,572 dwelling division staff, 6,600 municipal employees and eight,824 income workers in Kerala.

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