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15 things to know about Covid-19 vaccination drive to begin tomorrow
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15 things to know about Covid-19 vaccination drive to begin tomorrow

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will virtually launch India's vaccination drive against the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) on Saturday as around 100 beneficiaries will be vaccinated at over 3,000 session sites across the country, the government has said. The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) has said that adequate doses of the two made-in-India shots have been delivered to all states and Union territories for the world's largest vaccination programme. "This vaccination programme is based on the principles of priority groups to be vaccinated and Health Care workers, both in government and private sectors including ICDS (Integrated Child Development Services) workers, will receive the vaccine during this phase," the PMO said in a statement on Thursday. The Drugs Controller General of India (D...