Andaman and Nicobar: Covishield to be given to 4687 healthcare workers in first phase
- In Andaman and Nicobar, the Covid-19 vaccination drive is going to begin from 16th January.
- In the first phase, the Covishield will be given to 4687 healthcare workers.
- This includes Asha and Aaganwadi workers along with ICMR functionaries and defence health care personnel as well.
- Initially, the vaccination will be carried out at two sites in Port Blair i.e. GB Pant Hospital and Ayush Hospital which later extended to other six sites located at different Islands.