Health ministry decides to offer COVID-19 vaccines to children aged 5-12
Ministry of Health has decided to offer COVID-19 vaccines to children aged 5-12 years, however, parent’s consent is mandatory for the vaccination.
According to the Ministry of Health, Corona vaccine will be given to children in Punjab, Sindh and Islamabad, aged between 5 to 12 years.
The Ministry of Health said that the campaign to vaccinate children will start from September 19.
According to the Ministry of Health, children will be vaccinated with the consent of their parents.
District Health Officer Rawalpindi Ahsan Ghani said that the campaign to administer the corona vaccine to children will continue till September 24. Parents were informed by educational institutions in Rawalpindi.
He said that it will be necessary to register in NADRA for vaccination of children and entry will be done through Form B.