Karnataka CM B S Yediyurappa-led panel to monitor Covid vaccination process in state

Wednesday, 25 Nov, 7.19 am

A state-level steering committee headed by Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa will be formed to monitor Covid-19 vaccination in Karnataka even as the government has identified 29,451 vaccination sites.

Speaking after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's video conference on Tuesday with the Chief Minister to chalk out the vaccination strategy, Home Minister Basavaraj Bommai said the government is planning to replicate arrangements made during elections to administer the vaccine to the population.

'Prime Minister Modi has said that arrangements for vaccination centres must be similar to preparations at the booth level for elections.