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First Consignment of COVID19 Vaccine Reaches Odisha

The first consignment of COVID19 vaccine reached Odisha from Pune on Tuesday. The consignment arrive in a special Spicejet flight at Bhubaneswar International Airport this afternoon.

Odisha has procured 40,800 vials in of COVID19 vaccine, which arrived in 34 packets weighing a total of about 1200 kg.

A special van took the vaccine to the State Vaccine Store, where it has been saved.

The Centre has announced vaccination drive from January 16 onwards.

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