Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has steered Prime Minister Narendra Modi to make the Union govt as the only company for the procurement and distribution of COVID-19 vaccine for folks within the age crew of 18-44.
“Vaccination of the entire eligible population, especially in a pandemic situation, is the responsibility of the central government as any non-inclusion can undermine the rest of the collective effort,” the manager minister stated in a letter to the PM.
Citing the enjoy of the previous 3 weeks when more than a few states “have been making their individual efforts to source the vaccine from domestic producers as well as from abroad”, the manager minister stated the Centre must right away adopt sourcing of all vaccines as a unmarried company for the ones within the age crew of 18-44.
The Centre must be certain that vaccine distribution throughout all states and union territories via scientific established order for right kind vaccination of the age crew, a commentary quoting Mr Singh stated.
The Punjab leader minister stated he had even previous instructed that during view of the modalities of the provision chain control, it might be operationally and financially maximum expedient if all of the procurement and provide of vaccine is finished during the Union govt for all age teams.
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