Punjab Education Minister Dr Murad Raas along with Health Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid inaugurated the first vaccination centre for teachers in Lahore.
On this occasion, Dr. Murad Ross said that Punjab government is trying the best to complete the vaccination of teachers before the school reopens on June 7.
Dr. Murad Raas said, “The teachers who teach in private schools are also our teachers and they are for teachers. Free vaccines can be obtained from established vaccination centres.”
NCOC also announced, “To ensure safe environment for education and conduct of exams, walk-in vaccination for teachers above 18 years of age is opened. Teachers can walk-in to any vaccination center with CNIC, stamped letter from head of institution/teachers’ ID Card, get themselves vaccinated.”
Murad Raas said that the vaccination centre was established at Pilot School for Boys Wahdat Road and four counters have been set up for screening of teachers and vaccination. “Teachers could register themselves on the spot with their NIC and job certificate to get vaccine jabs,” he added.
Secretary Health, CEO Health Lahore, CEO Education and other officers were present on the occasion.