Nitin JainTribune News ServiceLudhiana April 9Ludhiana which was among the high-burden 11 districts and once again becoming the hotspot of Covid in the state has ranked fourth in the ongoing Covid vaccination drive in the state.
A whopping 91 per cent (220897 of the total registered 241992) frontline workers got their first shot while 48 per cent (44851 of the total registered 93304) were administered the second dose.
Besides 470462 citizens among the eligible age groups were also vaccinated in the state till last Friday.
While two days — Tuesday and Friday — every week will be observed as mega vaccination days government hospitals in districts and subdivisions and community health centres will serve as vaccination centres for all seven days.
“We have fixed minimum district-wise vaccination targets to be achieved by every district per week and accordingly the state aims to inoculate 1638000 beneficiaries every week.
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