Covid vaccination: Jagan shows he is a class act

Saturday, April 24th, 2021, 03:00:56 AM IST

The chief minister of Andhra Pradesh YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has shown he is a class act with his latest decision pertaining to Covid vaccination.

The government has announced it would be vaccinating eligible individuals aged above 18 free of cost.

The central government had already stated it won’t be subsidising Covid vaccination for people aged 18 – 45.

However, the government of Andhra Pradesh has the the vaccination drive very seriously and vowed to vaccinate people aged 18 – 45 despite the lack of support from the central government.

The state government will spending over Rs 1600 crores for the procurement of these vaccines alone, which shows the magnitude of the vaccination drive.