District Collector Ravindra Thakre, briefed that no major adverse effect of Covid shield vaccine was seen in the entire Â district during the vaccinenation drive.
The drive began on January 16 and till January 20 1,577 health workers in rural area and 779 in the city were vaccinated.â€ The response on the day was slow, but gradually it is increasing,â€ Thakre said.
He also informed thatÂ daily 100 persons at one centre were vaccinated.
Nagpur has 12 vaccination centres of which 5 are in city and 7 are in rural. Thakre also added that after taking the first vaccine, the second to be taken after 28 days.
â€œAnti bodies develops only after 14 days of taking both vaccine, so followingÂ norms of Covid-19 prevention is must,â€ Thakre advised. He also informed that the registration forÂ second phase for front line workers was in progress and will be completed till January 25.