All Indians will be vaccinated against the novel coronavirus by December 2021, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar has said in response to Congress leader Rahul Gandhi’s questions about India’s COVID-19 vaccination drive, News18 reported on May 28.
Rahul Ji [Gandhi] you must understand that you were the one who protested against the vaccine. After looking at your [Rahul Gandhi] today's comment, it has become clear that the toolkit was prepared by you: Prakash Javadekar, Union Minister. pic.twitter.com/n4ApmhC5Dz
— News18 (@CNNnews18) May 28, 2021
The health ministry has given a roadmap for producing 216 crore doses of COVID-19 vaccine by then, the minister said at a press conference.
“India’s vaccination program is robust; by December we will be able to vaccinate over 100 crore Indians. Rahul Gandhi should focus on what is happening in Congress-ruled states,” the minister said.