Free Vaccine to 30 crore people of India in February 2021' Covaxin' a vaccine for COVId 19 by Bharat Biotech is going to be released in February 2021. The Indian government is planning to supply this vaccine to 30 crore people in the same moth. The vaccine will be available free of cost. The Central government of India is in the process of finalising the vaccine delivery system. They are in identifying the priority groups to whom the vaccine will be administered in the first phase at no cost.
Till now 4 categories are identified
1. One crore healthcare professionals including MBBS students also.
2. Two crore frontline workers including municipal corporation workers, police personnel and personnel belonging to armed forces.
3. Twenty-six crore people aged above 50 years from the nation as they have a high risk of getting infected.
4. One crore special category including people who are below 50 but with co-morbidities.
It is good to note that we are going to get the vaccine by February and the government has set up a task force to streamline the vaccination drive