Pakistan opens COVID-19 vaccine registration for citizens above 30 years of age!
However, the vaccines will be administered after a few days when a significant number of people have registered.
NCOC in a tweet shared that the citizens above 30 years of age could register themselves by sending their CNIC numbers to 1166.
It added that walk-in vaccinations were now open for those above 40 years, but it would require prior registration.
Get yourself vaccinated! All those above 30 years can get registered by sending CNIC number to 1166. Walk in facility for above 40 years also needs prior registration. It will save your time! pic.twitter.com/ky4yfvmdSW— NCOC (@OfficialNcoc) May 16, 2021
Federal Minister for planning and NCOC Chief Asad Omar said that due to the availability of sufficient doses, it had been decided to expand the vaccine outreach to other age groups.
“As vaccine supply continues to improve and vaccination capacity gets enhanced in all federating units, we continue to expand the categories of those who are eligible to get vaccinated,” he said in a tweet.
As vaccine supply continues to improve and vaccination capacity gets enhanced in all Federating units, we continue to expand the categories of those who are eligible to get vaccinated. Starting sunday the 16th of May, registration will be open to all 30 years and older citizens— Asad Umar (@Asad_Umar) May 12, 2021