BHOPAL: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that Jamui village panchayat, in Shahdol district, has surpassed the UK and the US in terms of vaccination of people. He made the statement at a function on 100% vaccination of people above 18 years of age in Jamui village panchayat.
According to Chouhan, the coronavirus is yet to die out, so everyone must learn how to live with it.
He further said that the doctors and scientists had warned about a possible third wave of the virus. Therefore, vaccination of each person is the only way to keep the virus at bay, Chouhan said. People of each village panchayat should be vaccinated as has been done in Jamui, Chouhan said.
The chief minister further said that one should not set out of oneís home without a mask and everybody should follow social distancing norms. He urged the people not to be influenced by canards about the vaccine and get the jabs.
Chouhan told the collectors that every eligible person should get rations. He said that the government would soon distribute rations among the poor, so nobody should be left.