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Head of the National Command and Operations Centre (NCOC) - the body that is leading Pakistan's fight against coronavirus - Asad Umar, on Thursday said that COVID-19 vaccination registration will be open to all citizens after Eid.

AstraZeneca's vaccine has been given to 887,452 people, while 151,614 received that of Pfizer, according to health authorities. "Yet many of us still can not say "no" to invitations to parties, weddings and funerals".

"Testing remains an important strategy to rapidly identify and isolate infectious individuals including those with variants of concern", she said, explaining the trends point to "two clear truths".

He said that China is the "primary source" of the vaccines Pakistan has been getting, and now after Sinopharm, the CanSino vaccine will also be available after Eid.

"We are unable to set target of vaccinating people due to the shortfall". Of the total number, 10,119 were those over the age of 60; 22,951 were between 45 years and 59 years; 468 were healthcare and 329 were frontline workers.

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"As the immunisation programme is opened for all above 45 years of age, the turnout at the vaccine centres has improved tremendously".

'We need to get vaccinated'.

In a tweet in Hindi, tagging Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Mr. Baghel said it was necessary to prepare our youth with the second wave of pandemic.

Delhi reported 5,506 positive cases on Wednesday and the positivity rate was above 6 per cent, and 90,000 covid tests were conducted, he added.

The new cases are also the highest since June a year ago when the country faced the first wave of the coronavirus. In the same period, 98 people lost their lives to COVID-19.

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