The Fact News Service
Chandigarh, June 11
- Children above 6 years of age will also be included in this Sero-Survey: Anil Vij
- Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the government are making efforts day and night to deal with the situation arising out of the Corona period: Vij
Haryana Health Minister, Anil Vij said that the state government is going to conduct Sero-Survey in the state from June 15 and children above 6 years of age will also be included in it to determine the prevalence of SAR-CoV-2 antibodies in them.
He said this while interacting with mediapersons today. He said that through this survey, the prevalence of COVID antibodies in the people of the state will be gathered. He elaborated that the survey will also reveal whether the antibodies were made due to vaccination or due to corona infection.
He said that the Survey will also help in formulating plans with regard to vaccination in the future. Additionally, the study will also provide us information regarding susceptible populations and areas in the State, to channelize and prioritize the vaccination drive. Vij further added this survey will also help in preparing an appropriate plan to deal with the probable third wave of corona.
Taking a jibe at the Opposition, Vij said that “The job of the Opposition is to raise issues – the job of the government is to solve them” and Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the government are working day and night to deal with the situation arising out of the Corona pandemic. He said that to raise the standard of living of the people, packages worth lakhs and crores have also been given and every effort is being made to control the prevailing situation.