“Immunization has proven it can reduce hospitalizations and deaths, and I urge the people of the state to immunize themselves as soon as possible.”
The minister said the big bus ride would start at 7 a.m., adding that it would continue for 12 hours.
Subramanian notes that the latest initiative will reduce vaccination gaps.
The statement also said that only 46 percent of frontline workers and 64 percent of health care providers had received both doses of the vaccine.
“Frontline workers and health care providers, along with the elderly, are vulnerable and they should all get even two doses of the vaccine,” the minister told IANS. told IANS.