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Goa gears up to fight the third wave of COVID with improved infrastructure & active vaccination

Goa has adopted a multi-thronged action against the spread of COVID-19 infection, mutations and the rising threat of the 'third wave' in the country. The government has ensured special provisions and infrastructure ahead of the possible surge, on the advice of a committee of experts. The Health Minister has also urged people to get vaccinated, remain vigilant and follow COVID-appropriate behaviour to close down the transmission avenue.

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Goa Government aims to achieve 100% first dose vaccination by July 30

Under the ambit of the COVID vaccination drive, the state of Goa is targeting to achieve 100% coverage of the first dose vaccine among the eligible population by July 30. The Chief Minister on Tuesday relayed this vision, informing that the government aims to administer at least the first jab to all adults, i.e., people over 18 years of age. So far, about 36.3% of the Goan population have received the primary dose.

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Priority vaccination in Goa for students, Olympic participants & job seekers travelling abroad

Goa is boosting immunisation against COVID among the youth, by opening the doors of almost 83 vaccination centres for the 18-44 age group. As per the latest announcement by the Chief Minister of Goa, a fresh set of relaxation has been issued which is in sync with the guidelines of the Government of India. These relaxations allow the inoculation drive to give priority to individuals (18-44 age group) who are leaving for abroad, to get vaccinated at the earliest.

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