PM Modi announces centralized vaccine drive


NEW DELHI: Addressing the nation on present COVID-19 situation, prime minister Narendra Modi on Monday announced a centralized vaccine drive.

PM Modi announced that all vaccines will be procured by the Government of India and given to states for free.

“25% of vaccination work with states will now be handled by the Centre, it will be implemented in the coming two weeks. Both State and Centre to work as per new guidelines in the coming two weeks. From June 21 June, free vaccine for people above 18 years,” the prime minister said.