Amid the Corona chaos in India, there is a plan to vaccinate the Corona vaccine as quickly as possible for a large number of the population. The third phase of vaccination will begin in the country from May 1, and the central government has paved the way for giving the Corona vaccine to all people over the age of 18 from this day. Although people of this age will not be vaccinated for free, 24 states in the country have announced that they will provide a free vaccine against the Coronavirus for those over the age of 18.
So far, 14.19 crores of people have been vaccinated with the Corona vaccine in the country. However, he is 45 years of age or older. Let us tell you about the list of states and federal territories that have announced the introduction of free vaccines for people over the age of 18.
Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa announced on Monday that the state’s citizens will receive the Coronavirus vaccine free of charge. He announced this while announcing a 14-day lockdown in the state. The closure was imposed in the state on Tuesday, that is, starting at nine in the evening.
On Monday, Lieutenant Governor of Ladakh, RK Mathur, announced that all people will receive the Corona vaccine for free. He said people between the ages of 18 and 45 will be vaccinated for free as well.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said that in the capital, the government will provide free coronavirus vaccine to all people over the age of 18. For this purpose, 1.34 doses of the vaccine have been approved.
On Sunday, Odisha announced that the Corona vaccine will be given free of charge to all people over the age of 18 in the state. Prime Minister Navin Patnaik said that the state government will spend Rs. Two thousand crores in this vaccination campaign.
Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rubani announced on Sunday that the COVID-19 vaccine will be given free of charge to people between the ages of 18 and 45 in the state. He said that 1.5 doses of the vaccine have been ordered for the vaccination campaign.
The Rajasthan government announced that, effective May 1, it will spend Rs 3 thousand crores vaccinating those 18 years of age or over.
During a cabinet meeting Maharashtra Prime Minister Uddhav Thackeray, It was decided to give free vaccinations to people over the age of 18 in Maharashtra.
Apart from these states, Uttarakhand, Assam, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Sikkim, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Chhattisgarh, Bengal, Goa, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Jharkhand, Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh have announced that they are as of 1 May, the Covid vaccine will be given free of charge to those over the age of 18.