Sevayats Of Lingaraj Temple To Receive Covid Vaccine From Today
Bhubaneswar: The sevayats of Lingaraj temple in Bhubaneswar will be receiving COVID vaccine from today. The vaccination will begin at 10 a.m.
According to reports, a decision has been taken by Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) that a total of 50 sevayats will be vaccinated per day during this vaccination drive.
As many as 300 sevayats will be inoculated at the BMC hospital for which preparations have been made accordingly.
Till March 16, 2021, a total dose of 1,07,678 vaccines have been given in Bhubaneswar. Out of these 44,244 doses were administered to health workers, 23,355 doses to frontline workers and 40,079 doses to elderly persons and comorbidity cases.
The vaccinations are being given at 31 centers, said BMC Commissioner Prem Chandra Chaudhary.