Centre allows COVID-19 vaccination at places of work from April 11 DailyHunt

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This change in the government's plan comes as the desired target for vaccinations is yet to be achieved New Delhi: In a bid to increase the Covid-19 vaccination coverage, the Centre on Wednesday allowed private companies to vaccinate their employees at workplaces from April 11. In a letter to all states/Union territories, Union health secretary Rajesh Bhushan said this was done since a substantial proportion of the 45-plus population are in the organised sector of the economy and work in offices (private or government), or in manufacturing and services. He added that to increase access to vaccines for such people,...