‘New improved’ Mark III of vaccination policy arrives
The government's expanded vaccine coverage policy comes close on the heels of Dr Manmohan Singh's letter to the government
April 20, 2021 / 08:32 AM IST
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The government has announced a major step forward through the third phase of its vaccination policy which will come into play in a couple of weeks -- from May 1. It will make the policy much more flexible in terms of pricing, procurement, eligibility and administration.
If the vaccination policy has till now been a very restrictive affair in the command-and-control mode of earlier regimes of the planning era, the new policy seeks to put it in line with the...