Vaccination In India : The central government has taken a big decision to ensure the safety of foreign citizens living in India from corona infection. The government has decided that now foreign citizens will also be able to get the corona vaccine in India. It has decided to allow foreign citizens residing in India to register on the CoWin portal to avail the COVID-19 vaccine. Now foreign citizens who are residing in India can use their passport as an identity document for the purpose of registration on the CoWIN portal. Once they are register on this portal, they will get a slot for vaccination.
A large number of foreign citizens are living in India.
According to the Ministry of Health, a large number of foreign citizens are living in India, especially in metros. Due to the high population density in these areas, the possibility of spreading corona infection is high. To counter any possibility of such occurrence, it is important to vaccinate all eligible persons. This initiative will ensure the safety of foreign citizens residing in India.