From Sunday, April 10, the precaution dose of corona will start for people above the age of 18 years. This precaution dose will be applied only at private vaccination centers and will be given only to those who have completed 9 months of the second dose. Money will have to be paid for this precaution dose. After discussion with the central government, Bharat Biotech and Serum Institute of India have reduced the price of the vaccine.
- Private COVID Vaccine Centers will maintain the vaccination sites as per the guidelines issued earlier by the Ministry of Health.
- Private COVID Vaccine Centers may charge a service charge for vaccination up to a maximum of Rs 150 in addition to the cost of the vaccine.
- Precaution dosage will be the same vaccine as used for first and second dose.
- No fresh registration on Cowin platform is required for precaution dose, as all the beneficiaries are already registered on CoWIN.