Kathmandu : The government is going to launch the second dose of vaccine against corona virus from next Friday.
A meeting chaired by Secretary at the Ministry of Health and Population, Dr. Roshan Pokharel, decided to administer the second dose of the corona virus from next Friday.
According to the Department of Health Services, the first dose of the vaccine, which has been in operation since Asar 29, has been given to people in the age group of 55 years and above.
The second vaccination campaign will be conducted till Shrawan 24. The first dose is given to everyone who has reached 21 days of age and the second dose is given.
They have been requested to go to 42 vaccination centers in Kathmandu district to get vaccinated. There are 32 wards in Kathmandu Metropolitan City and 10 vaccination centers in other municipalities.
The ministry has also requested those who are yet to be vaccinated to register on the ministry’s website. So far, about 9.7 million vaccines have been received in Nepal, while 2 million 2 thousand 703 have been fully vaccinated and 42 million 54 thousand 540 have vaccinated for the first time.