In Uttar Pradesh, the first phase of vaccination for the people in the age group of 18 to 44 will start today in seven districts that have more than 9,000 active COVID-19 cases. It will be extended to other cities later. Additional Chief Secretary, Health, Amit Mohan Prasad said, the COVID-19 vaccination drive will start in Lucknow, Kanpur, Allahabad, Varanasi, Gorakhpur, Meerut and Bareilly.
The vaccination drive for people above 45 years age will continue as usual at 6000 vaccine centres across the state. Meanwhile the three-day Corona curfew started in the state from last evening. It will continue till 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday