Pakistanis To Get Covid Vaccine ‘Free Of Cost’
Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination Dr Faisal Sultan has announced that the government will buy Covid-19 vaccine and it will be provided to the people free of cost.
The SAPM expressed these views while talking to media on Wednesday.
Number of deaths from Covid has risen to more than 100 for the first time in five months, as per the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) on Wednesday.
The nationwide death toll from the virus exceeded the milestone of 9,000.
SAPM Sultan further said that the government was working on multiple angles pertaining to the purchase of Covid vaccine.
“The government has initiated working on multiple aspects related to purchase of the vaccine in the country. Its side effects are also being discussed, the SAPM said.
He further announced that the federal government has held consultations with provincial governments over the matter.