Tripura started vaccinating children aged 12 to 14 years from today.
The condition of co-morbidity for people aged 60 and above to get a precautionary dose will also be removed. Everyone in that age category can now take booster shots.
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has said that today is an important day in India’s efforts to vaccinate our citizens and urged youngsters in the 12-14 age group and all those above 60 to get vaccinated.
Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb in his tweet said “Under the guidance of Hon’ble PM Shri Narendra Modi Ji, From March 16, Govt of India will start administering COVID vaccine to children aged 12 to 14”.