Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh has appealed to all eligible employees of 18 years and above to get themselves vaccinated at the earliest.
A circular in this regard was already issued by the DoPT on 22nd of April.
Earlier, the Minister had appealed to all eligible employees of 45 years and above to get themselves vaccinated.
He also expressed satisfaction that the DoPT has organized regular camps for vaccination at North Block and all officers above 18 are taking benefits of the same after registering on www.cowin.gov.in.
Such government employees have also further been advised to continue to follow COVID-appropriate behaviour even after vaccination, like frequent washing of hands, wearing a mask or face cover, and observing social distancing. (AIR)