In Maharashtra, the final decision on the proposed free vaccination for people above 18 years from May 1 will be in the cabinet meeting. There will be a cabinet meeting tomorrow.
Deputy Chief Minister of Maharashtra Ajit Pawar. (File Photo)
In view of the growing crisis of corona in Maharashtra, the state government has decided to increase the program of vaccination at a rapid pace to deal with it. Only yesterday came the news that Maharashtra has made a record by giving vaccines to more than 5 lakh people in one day. From May 1, vaccines can also be given to people above 18 years of age across the country. In such a situation, the Maharashtra government has proposed a scheme to give free vaccine to the public. It can be announced tomorrow. Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar gave this information during a media interaction.
When reporters asked Ajit Pawar about the final seal on the decision to give free vaccine, he said that a cabinet meeting has been called tomorrow (April 28, Wednesday) on this subject. In this meeting, a decision can be taken to give free vaccine.
‘Decision on free vaccination in tomorrow’s cabinet meeting’
Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar said that I have signed a proposal to give free vaccine to people above 18 years. A decision in this regard may be taken tomorrow in a meeting to be chaired by Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray. Wait 24 hours before asking more questions about this. You will get complete information, otherwise you will say that Ajit Dada had said something, the cabinet took some other decision.
Ajit Pawar further said, “The Chief Minister will take the final decision on the issue of free vaccination. The Chief Minister, being the head of the Mahavikas Aghadi, can take a decision on which decision can increase the financial burden on the state. The rest of the people avoid speaking on this issue, it will be better. ” When the journalists insisted on answering this, Ajit Pawar said, “If I just said something and some other proposal was approved in the cabinet meeting tomorrow, my breaking news will come tomorrow.” See, Ajit Pawar had said this and the cabinet has taken this decision. So wait for 24 hours to know the decision. “
Health Minister said this on the decision of free vaccination
Health Minister Rajesh Tope also told reporters about the decision to be taken on the issue of free vaccine in tomorrow’s meeting. He said that the government is committed to provide vaccine to the people of the state. We need 120 million vaccines. We have taken this demand to our center. We have also demanded from the Center that they intervene to reduce the cost of the vaccine. At present, there is a shortage of oxygen in the entire country. In view of this, we have decided to issue a global tender to meet the lack of oxygen.
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