Bhubaneswar: Around 90,000 doses of Covishield vaccine will reach Odisha by Wednesday evening, informed State Health Director & Vaccine In-charge Bijay Panigrahi.
Panigrahi said that the vaccine doses will be given to people aged above 45 years.
Further, the Health Director informed that the inoculation of people above 18 years of age will begin once the vaccines are procured.
COVID-19 Vaccination session sites have been readied and if necessary, the number of sites will also be augmented. Panigrahy said. He also added that so far, a total of 57,04,916 people have been vaccinated in Odisha.