France started administering the COVID vaccine to all children over the age of 12 from June 15.
Corona vaccine has been approved for children in India. Actually, the Union Health Ministry has approved Bharat Biotech’s vaccine for children. Bharat Biotech is the first company in India to conduct a trial on a vaccine for children. With the approval from the government, the process of getting the vaccine is going to start in a few days. But, there are many countries where children have already started getting vaccinated from India.
In such a situation, know about those countries, where children above 12 years of age are also being vaccinated. Here is the list of those countries..
According to a BBC report, France started administering the COVID vaccine to all children over the age of 12 from June 15, and about 40 per cent of children aged 12-17, or more than 2 million children, received the first dose. It’s over. However, here children of 12 to 15 years are required to get approval from their parents, while youth of 16-17 years can get the vaccine without approval.
In Spain, children have been allowed to vaccinate on a region-by-region basis. In many regions, more than 40 percent of children aged 12 to 19 years have received a vaccine, while in many places it has not yet started.
Italy aims to vaccinate children before the start of the school year. The Pfizer vaccine was authorized for children over the age of 12 at the end of May, and the vaccine is now available.
In the Netherlands, children over 12 years of age are also being vaccinated, in which children from 12 to 16 years have to be vaccinated with the advice of parents.
Sweden has approved the vaccine for children in September itself. However, appointments have been started for people in the age group of 16 to 18 years and the vaccine is also being considered for some children in the age group of 12 to 16 years.
In America, 40 percent of people aged 12 to 17 years have received the first vaccine. About 6 lakh children are being vaccinated every week.
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