ISLAMABAD: Minster for Planning and Development Asad Umar has said over 1.3 million people have so far been vaccinated against COVID-19 across the country.
Addressing a news conference on Tuesday, he said sixty to seventy thousand vaccines are currently being administered on daily basis and it is our effort to enhance it to one hundred and fifty thousand to two hundred thousand after Eid-ul-Fitr.
The Minister said that nine hundred thousand vaccines were available in the country last night.
Asad Umar said if the country received vaccines as per the commitments, the vaccination will be opened for all the Pakistanis after Eid-ul-Fitr.
The Minister for Planning once again urged the people to fully comply with the health guidelines to avoid the spread of the virus.
Addressing a meet the press at the national press club, Asad Umar said that it may seem fear of the coronavirus from the heart of people have ended adding the spread of the virus is more in Punjab, Islamabad, Azad Kashmir, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Due to increase in the lethal virus health system is under pressure.
Asad Umar said that the Corona cases are increasing alarmingly.The Minister for Planning once again urged the people to fully comply with the health guidelines to avoid the spread of the virus.