|Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur has urged the people of the State to come forward to get themselves inoculated against Coronavirus. He was interacting with media after receiving second jab of Covid-19 vaccine Covishield in Shimla today. The Chief Minister said, the vaccination campaign is being carried out smoothly in the State and as many as 13.89 lakh doses of vaccine have been administered in the State till date. He said that using face masks, maintaining social distancing and washing hands regularly are essential steps to check spread of the virus.
The Chief Minister said, the State Government in its Cabinet meeting held yesterday has decided to provide free vaccines to the people above the age of 18 years.