Fewer people turning up for second Covid vaccine dose in many Karnataka districts

This is because of the recent government’s direction extending the gap between the dosages from 28 days apart to 6-8 weeks.While the turnout of beneficiaries for the dose under phase-3 of the of vaccination drive for senior citizens and those with comorbidities aged between the age of 45-59 years, was good, the response for the second dose, which started from March 29, has been rather tepid in many districts.

Source : Fewer people turning up for second Covid vaccine dose in many Karnataka districts