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Free vaccinations for everyone 18+: PM Modi Announces New Vaccination Policy | India News


Prime Minister Narendra modi announced Monday that the Center will take over the existing vaccination campaign, which was part of the states until now, in the next two weeks. The prime minister also said that the Center will provide free vaccinations to everyone over 18 years of age starting June 21.
Here are the highlights of the new vaccination policy:
Everyone over the age of 18 in the country to receive free vaccination at government facilities.
Center to acquire Covid vaccines and give them to the states for free
States will now not have to spend money on vaccines
Private hospitals so that 25% of the vaccine is produced directly from the manufacturers.
Private hospitals will charge a maximum of Rs 150 as a vaccination service charge above the price of the vaccine.

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