Tuesday, 02 March 2021, 10:15:51 am
Govt announces to start vaccination of senior citizens against Covid-19 pandemic
February 18, 2021

Prime Minister's Special Assistant on National Health, Dr Faisal Sultan has announced to start vaccination of senior citizens of 65 years old and above from next month against Covid-19 pandemic. Talking to media in Islamabad on Thursday, he said senior citizens can get themselves registered for Covid-19 vaccination by sending their CNIC number to 1166 without giving spaces.

The Special Assistant said vaccination drive for frontline healthcare workers is continuing and now they can get themselves registered by sending their CNIC number to 1166 and visit any nearby immunization center instead of waiting for their turn.

Dr Faisal Sultan said registration of general healthcare workers will commence from Monday for which a web portal will be updated soon.