India to launch world’s biggest coronavirus vaccination programme from January 16, details here
The Narendra Modi government has finally revealed the details of the coronavirus vaccination programme. Seen as the biggest Covid vaccination drive in the world, the Centre has announced that the coronavirus vaccination programme will commence in India from January 16. The decision was taken after in a crucial meeting that was chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi . During the high-level meeting, the Prime Minister discussed the modalities of the mega vaccination programme with various state officials. In the first phase, which will be launched on January 16, priority will be given to frontline workers from various sectors. The government intends to vaccinate around 3 crore individuals in the Phase 1 of the coronavirus vaccination programme.