The state government is making continuous efforts to control the rising cases of corona in the state and has decided to extend the night curfew for 15 days in view of the increase in cases in four municipalities of the state to prevent the transition. Importantly, night curfew has been imposed in Ahmedabad, Surat, Vadodara and Rajkot in the state.
Importantly, a core committee meeting chaired by Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel today took important decisions with Corona in mind. In this case, the front secretary of state Dr. Jayanti Ravi said, “Surveillance and Dhanvantari Rath operations will be intensified in the state to prevent the transmission of corona. Appropriate instructions have also been given to conduct screening at the border area to prevent infection as well as to review the covid vaccination operation and complete the vaccination expeditiously.
Dr. Jayanti Ravi further said, “CM Rupani has reviewed the corona cases with the members of the core committee district / corporation wise and the night curfew has been extended for 15 days due to increasing corona cases in four municipal areas. Preparations were also reviewed.
He further said, “According to the data released by the Government of India, Gujarat ranks first in the country in terms of vaccination against every one million population. Gujarat has received 15.70 lakh doses of Covid-19 vaccine Covishield from Serum Institute of India, Pune and 4.86 lakh doses of Covacin vaccine from Bharat Biotech. As per the instruction given by the Central Government, next date. From March 1, 2021, citizens over the age of 60 and those with other diseases between the ages of 45 and 59 will be vaccinated. Vaccination will be given in phases in government hospitals, CGHS and private hospitals under PMJAY / MA yojana. The vaccine will be given free of cost in government hospitals while Rs. 100 / – administrative cost and the cost of vaccine to be decided by the Government of India will be charged from the beneficiary.
Dr. Jayanti Ravi said, “Vaccination will be done by an estimated 500 centers (government + private) in the initial phase for this second phase of vaccination campaign.” Eligible beneficiaries for the vaccine can get the vaccine after registering online at the Covin Portal or Health Bridge application, or by going to the vaccination site and getting the vaccine registered. Aadhar card for registration and if Aadhar card is not available, any one of the other identity cards will be mandatory.