The second dose of the Vero cell Covid-19 vaccine is being administered in Kathmandu valley from today.

The vaccination drive will last till July 8 in Kathmandu district and till July 7 in Bhaktapur district.

People belonging to the 60-64 age group, who had received the first dose of China developed Covid-19 vaccine during the June 8-12 slot, will now receive the second dose.

Furthermore, all those people who had received the first dose of Vero cell during various previous drives but had failed to receive the second jab so far, are also eligible for the shot.

All the eligible vaccine receivers will have to visit booths nearest to them with their respective vaccination card -- from 10 am to 4 pm in Kathmandu and 10 am to 3 pm in Bhaktapur district.

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