Covid Vaccination: Travelers going abroad in Mumbai can now take precaution dose after three months of second dose, BMC issued instructions
Covid Vaccination: In Mumbai now travelers going abroad can take...
Covid Vaccination: In Mumbai now travelers going abroad can take the second dose three months after the precautionary dose. The BMC has announced to implement the Centre’s decision to reduce the gap between the second and third doses of Kovid vaccines for international travellers. BMC has issued orders in this regard to all the private and government vaccination centers coming under its jurisdiction. The Center had said on Friday (May 13) that people going abroad for jobs, education and business purposes, can take a precautionary dose at any time three months after taking the second dose of the anti-Covid-19 vaccine, whose destination country is. are demanding.
A day before this, the central government, while relaxing the norms for the precautionary dosage of anti-Covid vaccines, allowed people traveling abroad to take the dosage as per the guidelines of the destination country even before the stipulated nine-month waiting period. .
In a letter to the states and union territories, the Center said that necessary provisions have been made for precautionary supplements on the Co-Win portal and citizens are not required to upload documents like visas.
Decision taken based on the recommendations of NTAGI
The decision of the Union Health Ministry to relax the precautionary dosage norms for foreign going travelers National Technical Advisory Group on Immunization (NTAGI) based on the recommendations of. The advisory group had recommended that those traveling abroad may take a precautionary dose of the COVID vaccine, as per the destination country, before the mandatory nine-month gap.