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Vaccination for those above 45 yrs of age resumes in Mumbai today

Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) received 100,000 vaccine doses on Tuesday night, facilitating vaccination for the first and second dose for beneficiaries in the 45 years and above age group from today

Vaccination for those above 45 years is set to start in Mumbai on Wednesday after five days.

Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) received 100,000 vaccine doses on Tuesday night, facilitating vaccination for the first and second dose for beneficiaries in the 45 years and above age group from Wednesday. However, for these beneficiaries, vaccination will take place only between 12noon and 5pm, BMC said in a statement on Tuesday.

Due to shortage of vaccine, the Mumbai civic body had suspended vaccination for those above 45 for four days till May 2. Later, only those who needed the second dose were allowed. Now, even the first dose will be given from Wednesday noon.

While registration on the Co-WIN application is compulsory for beneficiaries of the first dose of vaccine, walk-ins are allowed for the second dose.