BHUBANESWAR : The Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) on Friday urged the Centre and Odisha authorities to start mass Covid vaccination for all of the 4.5 crore folks of the State freed from price.
A delegation of senior Congress leaders led by working president Pradeep Majhi and MP Saptagiri Ulaka submitted a memorandum addressed to President Ram Nath Kovind to Governor Ganeshi Lal stating that the Centre ought to make rapid strikes to acquire vaccines and supply to the State for vaccination.
Referring a tweet by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on April 25 that the State authorities has ordered vaccines required for all of the 1.93 crore folks of 18-45 age group for which Rs 2,000 crore can be spent, Majhi mentioned the federal government ought to now clear the precise place as vaccination has been suspended.
Koraput MP Ulaka mentioned the CoWin registration ought to be withdrawn from tribal and rural areas as it’s serving no function as most of those locations would not have web connectivity. He criticised the Chief Minister for not taking over the problem of erratic provide of vaccine with Prime Minister Narendra Modi once they met right here for cyclone harm evaluation final week.
t was the Chief Minister’s concept that the Centre ought to enable states to acquire vaccine, however when the transfer failed he’s now demanding that the Centre can buy vaccine and provide to states, the leaders mentioned.