2nd Dose of COVID Jab will be free In Odisha irrespective of anywhere any Hospital
Odisha Health and Family Welfare Director Bijay Panigrahi today informed that people who have been inoculated with the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine at private hospitals can take the second jab at Government hospitals across the state free of cost.
Yesterday, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik announced that the Government will vaccinate people aged above 18 years for free in the third phase of the immunization drive starting May 1.
Panigrahi further informed that if a person contracts the virus even after being administered with the first jab of the vaccine, he/she can take the second dose after four weeks of complete recovery. src Sambad