Corona has caused havoc around the world. The number of corona patients is increasing rapidly. Against this backdrop, there is good news for Mumbaikars now. The coronavirus vaccine is likely to be made available to Mumbaikars in their own society. Mumbai Municipal Corporation has allowed large societies in cities to carry out vaccination campaigns by tying up with private hospitals.
Additional Commissioner (Health), Suresh Kalani told a newspaper that industrial parks, banks, big companies can tie up with any private hospital and vaccinate in their premises as per their convenience, adding, “We have allowed 75 private hospitals for vaccination. We will allow other hospitals as applications come.
Hospitals will be required to adhere to other rules regarding vaccination, including space, vaccination, post-vaccination observation area for those waiting in line to set up the vaccination center. Those who want free vaccines can get them from 227 immunization centers set up by BMC.