Panchkula March 3With 464 senior citizens and those aged 45 to 59 with comorbidities getting their first Covid-19 shot today the third day of the vaccine campaign for the eligible general public witnessed a further improvement.
From only 139 such beneficiaries on the first day (Monday) of the drive to 271 on the second day (Tuesday) the number went up to 464 today though the target was 600.
Meanwhile 86 healthcare workers and 40 frontline workers also received the shot.
The vaccination drive was held at seven centres — the Sector 6 Civil Hospital the Sector 26 Polyclinic Raffels Hospital Paras Hospital Dhawan Hospital and Alchemist Hospital.
Dr Meenu Sasan District Immunisation Officer said they would further scale up vaccination for eligible citizens.
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