Pakistan launches Covid-19 vaccination campaign for children

Pakistani children
Pakistani children

In order to inoculate a maximum number of individuals and control the spread of Covid-19, Pakistan on Monday launched the vaccination campaign.

The country’s Health Ministry disclosed this saying the campaign is for the children from aged aged five to eleven.

According to a statement released by the ministry, under the first phase of the campaign, children would be vaccinated in the selected districts of the country’s southern Sindh and eastern Punjab provinces along with the federal capital Islamabad.

Addressing the inauguration ceremony, the Health Minister, Abdul Qadir Patel said that vaccinators would go door to door in communities to vaccinate a maximum number of children in the country.

However, Patel said that children will be vaccinated after approval from their parents.

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