An incident of gross negligence of the Health Department has come to light from Nashik, Maharashtra. After which there is panic in the health department. Because a vaccine center, a 16-year-old boy was put in place of covaccine.
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- 16 year old boy had reached to get the vaccine
- After the incident in Nashik, Maharashtra, there was a stir, officials engaged in investigation
- The boy’s father lodged a complaint against the concerned staff in the police station.
New Delhi :
An incident of gross negligence of the Health Department has come to light from Nashik, Maharashtra. After which there is panic in the health department. Because a vaccine center, a 16-year-old boy was put in place of covaccine. Whereas for Kishore, the government has approved only Covaccine. Now the investigation of the incident is being done by the higher officials. The father of the concerned boy has also lodged a complaint against the staff of the Vaccination Center in the police station. However, the entire staff has also apologized in writing. But the boy’s father is intent on punishing the staff.
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Actually, the war against corona infection is going on in the country. A few days ago, the central government has allowed boys up to the age of 15-18 years to be vaccinated against this virus. After which the vaccine is being given to the children. In the meantime, there was a big negligence regarding the vaccination in Maharashtra. Here a 16-year-old boy was given the wrong vaccine. After which there was a stir.
The incident is from Nashik district. On Thursday, officials said that the child was mistakenly given the Kovishield vaccine, while he was to be vaccinated. The Union Health Ministry had made it clear last month that only children aged 15-18 years would be given covaccine. It is being told that on Monday, due to a misunderstanding at a local health center in Patoda village of Yola tehsil, the boy was vaccinated with Kovishield instead of Covaccine.
First Published : 06 Jan 2022, 10:57:22 PM
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