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‘Encourage those 50 or older to get vaccinated’

'Encourage those 50 or older to get vaccinated'

Chief of the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) Asad Umar. — AFP/File Chief of the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) Asad Umar on Sunday called on the nation to encourage all those aged 50 or older to get vaccinated at the earliest. “Pakistan has [27 million] people who …

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Only vaccinated people will be allowed to enter wedding halls

Only vaccinated people will be allowed to enter wedding halls

— Facebook/File The National Command and Operations Centre (NCOC) said Monday it will allow fully vaccinated people to enter cinemas and wedding halls starting July 1. The NCOC, in a statement, said 400 people have been allowed to attend outdoor marriages, while indoor marriages have been permitted for only vaccinated …

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Ashrafi asks masses to get vaccinated, says ignorant people creating hurdles

Ashrafi asks masses to get vaccinated, says ignorant people creating hurdles

Special Representative to Prime Minister on Religious Harmony Maulana Tahir Mehmood Ashrafi speaking to media in Lahore, on May 20. — APP/File Ignorant people are stopping others from getting vaccinated against the coronavirus, Special Representative to the Prime Minister on Religious Harmony Maulana Tahir Mehmood Ashrafi said Monday. The coronavirus …

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People still hesitant to get themselves vaccinated: Dr Azra Pechuho

People still hesitant to get themselves vaccinated: Dr Azra Pechuho

Sindh Health Minister Dr Azra Fazal Pechuho speaking during a video message. — Facebook/nibdpk/File KARACHI: Sindh Health Minister Dr Azra Fazal Pechuho on Thursday said that people in the province are still hesitant to get themselves inoculated against the novel coronavirus. The health minister, addressing a press conference in Karachi, said …

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President Alvi seeks ulema’s help to get people vaccinated

President Alvi seeks ulema's help to get people vaccinated

Religious scholars should ask people to get themselves vaccinated during Friday prayers’ sermons, President Alvi said Wednesday, as the government aspires to hit the 70-million inoculations mark by the end of 2021.   The president, addressing a meeting with religious scholars in attendance, said health experts were repeatedly urging the masses …

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Pakistanis above 65 can now get vaccinated at any centre

Pakistanis above 65 can now get vaccinated at any centre

A senior citizen receives a dose of the Chinese-made Sinopharm vaccine at a vaccination centre in Lahore. — AFP/File The National Command and Operations Centre (NCOC) has issued new guidelines for administering coronavirus vaccines across Pakistan. Following the development on Friday, people above the age of 65 can now visit …

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