Covid-19 Vaccine Should Be Given Free To Everyone, Says NCP’s Nawab Malik
A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi held an all-party meeting on Covid-19 vaccination in the country, Maharashtra Cabinet Minister and PNC leader Nawab Malik said that the Covid-19 vaccine should be administered. free to all citizens of the country.
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Speaking to ANI, Malik said: “The Prime Minister held a meeting of all parties and now they are saying that the State and the Center will decide the price, how can it be? In Bihar, they have ensured that vaccination will be free. We demand that the vaccine be given to all Indians free of charge. “
During an all-party meeting on Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi informed opposition leaders that the Center is in talks with all state governments about the price of the vaccine and that the decision on the price will be made in keeping with the public health as the maxim. priority.
He said a Covid-19 vaccine is expected to be ready in the coming weeks, and as soon as scientists give a green signal, vaccination will begin in India.
“Central and state government teams are working together for the distribution of vaccines. India has the experience and capacity in vaccine distribution and is doing better compared to other nations, ”said PM Modi.
“As soon as scientists give a green signal, vaccination will start in India. In the vaccination, priority will be given to health, front-line workers and the elderly who suffer from serious diseases, ”he said, asking for suggestions from party representatives.