Chief Minister Punjab, Usman Buzdar has given directives to the relevant authorities to initiate the process of vaccinations of journalists against coronavirus on indispensable basis, on Tuesday.
In this regard, the Cabinet Committee on Corona Control recommended the Chief Minister. The minister considering it an important concern, accepted their recommendations on immediate basis.
Chief Minister Buzdar stated that the journalists would be vaccinated against COVID on a priority basis, after Eidul Fitr.
The authorities have been directed by the CM to establish special centers for vaccinations, at the press clubs. The health department has also been directed to initiate the process strategically.
Punjab has recently reported the highest number of deaths, with 9,125 deaths, leaving the surging COVID positivity ratio in Pakistan at 7.93%.