COVID-19 vaccine: Once again the cases of corona are increasing across the country, in view of which all kinds of precautions are being taken. Along with this, attention is also being given to giving booster doses of the vaccine rapidly. Now a big news has come out about this. According to sources, the central government may soon reduce the gap between the second and third doses of the vaccine.
guideline was issued by the government
Let us tell you that recently the central government had allowed all people above 18 years to take the third ie precaution dose of the vaccine. But along with this it was also said that there should be a gap of at least 9 months between the second and third doses. That is, if you put the first dose in January 2022, then you will be given the second dose in September 2022.
Experts had demanded to reduce the gap
Many questions were being raised about this guideline issued by the central government, many experts said that the second and third doses The gap between should be reduced. This will also give relief to people in corona infection. Adar Poonawalla, CEO of Serum Institute of India had also made this demand. He had said that the gap between the second and third doses should be done for at least 6 months. For this, he had also given a proposal to the government. After which it has now been told that the government can soon announce this gap to 6 months instead of 9 months.
Corona cases increasing continuously in the country
Let us tell you that the cases of corona are increasing continuously in the country for the last few days. Along with this, there has also been an increase in the positivity rate. There were 2,927 new cases of Kovid-19 in India in the last 24 hours. With this, the number of people who have been infected with the corona virus in the country so far increased to 4,30,65,496. There have been 32 deaths due to corona in the country in the last 24 hours, due to which the death toll has increased to 523,654.
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