Bhubaneswar: Doorstep COVID-19 vaccination of people age above 45 years began in the state capital today.
Currently, the inoculation drive is underway at six apartments coming under in three zones. Tenants aged above 45 years are being administered with both the first and second jabs. Earlier, the Residents Welfare Associations (RWAs) had requested for doorstep vaccination.
The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has targeted to vaccinate 200 people from each apartment.
“The BMC is reaching out to the RWAs for hassle-free vaccination of citizens above 45 years. Today, the drive is underway at six apartments, including Balaji Apartment at Jharpada, BMC Bhawani Enclave at Saheed Nagar and Cosmopolis at Dumduma,” said the urban local body.
Earlier, BMC had conducted doorstep COVID test in several apartments here.