2-day vaccination drive for sportspersons in Bengaluru
A two-day vaccination camp in opposition to COVID-19 has been organised for sportspersons of Karnataka at Sri Kanteerava Stadium, Kasturba Road, Bengaluru, on June 10 and 11.
On June 10 (Thursday), vaccines can be administered to gamers of basketball, fencing, swimming, hockey, tennikoit, badminton, rowing, and netball, stated an official launch.
On Friday, vaccines can be administered to gamers of handball, capturing, soccer, volleyball, desk tennis, athletes, and curler skating. Information can be supplied about vaccination of different gamers in future dates.
About 2,200 sportspersons aged above 18 years have registered with the Karnataka Olympic Association, Bengaluru. Already, 1,200 gamers have been vaccinated.
The Department of Youth Empowerment and Sports, in affiliation with the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), would conduct the camp from 10.30 a.m. on Thursday. Minister for Youth Empowerment and Sports and Planning K.C. Narayana Gowda would launch the drive, the discharge added.
Steps have been taken to supply doses to sportspersons representing nationwide and worldwide occasions in districts additionally. (finish)