Covid-19 vaccine would serve to health workers and population above the age of 65.

$150 million technical supplementary award has been affirmed by the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) to book Covid vaccines from international makers.

The choice was taken in the wake of assessing a proposal presented by the Ministry of National Health Services in a gathering held on Friday and led by Finance Advisor Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh.

It was instructed in the gathering that this would be the first period of acquirement and the vaccine’s amount would give out the five percent of the weakest population, wellbeing workers and the population over the age of 65. The vaccine would be given to around 10 million individuals covered under the above plan.

ECC had coordinated the ministry of national health services to talk about the proposal with the World Bank and different donors in a joint effort with the economic affairs division so they can give the budgetary services to purchase the vaccine.

ECC likewise instructed the ministry to set up a proposal in regards to the costing and danger decrease instrument for the acquirement of the Covid vaccine for arrangement on a more extensive scale, in meeting with the important partners.

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