CM Free vaccine for all in Delhi even if Centre does not go for it
| Thursday | 14th January, 2021
New Delhi: As Delhi gears up for its inoculation drive starting January 16 and Bharat Biotech's Covaxin doses also having landed at IGIA on Wednesday morning, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said that the Delhi government would provide the vaccine to its residents for free even if the Centre does not.
Meanwhile, CM Kejriwal has appealed to the Central government that the Covid-19 vaccination should be provided free of cost to all, adding the Delhi government would do it if the Centre does not.
I had appealed to the Central government that the Covid vaccination should be provided free of cost to all.
If the Centre does not do it and a need arises, the vaccine will be provided for free to people of Delhi," he said.
I believe that the Central government along with the scientists etc have followed all protocols and safeguards before bringing this vaccine.