The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Sunday said that poor people who do not have any resources should be given COVID-19 vaccine first. "People were troubled for a whole year because of COVID-19 crisis, and many people lost their lives," BSP national spokesperson Sudhindra Bhadoria added. The Centre has announced that the coronavirus vaccination drive will start from January 16.
4.5 lakh health workers to be vaccinated against COVID-19 in phase 1 in Raj: Min
Rajasthan Health Minister Raghu Sharma on Sunday said around 4.5 lakh healthcare workers will be vaccinated against COVID-19 in the first phase of vaccination drive beginning from January 16. He said that vaccination will take place at 282 sites on January 16. He added that over 5,000 vaccination teams and over 18,000 vaccinators have been trained for the first phase.