Have To Wait 3 Months For Booster Dose After Corona Recovery : New Guidelines Of Center

Those who have been infected with corona after receiving two vaccines will receive the booster vaccine 3 months after receiving a negative report. The guidelines was issued on Saturday by the Union Ministry of Health to the states and union territories.

The letter, sent by Bikash Sheel, Additional Secretary at the Union Ministry of Health and head of the National Health Mission, said the previous rules on general immunization is still in place. That is, corona sufferers can be vaccinated 3 months after recovery. That mean  if infected by Covid19 after the first vaccination, it is necessary to wait for 3 months after recovery for the second vaccination dose.

This policy has been adopted in the case of booster vaccines based on the recommendations of the National Expert Group on Vaccine Administration for Covid-19 (NVAC) for corona vaccination. 

Vaccination of 15- to 18-year-olds has started in the country from January 3. In their case, the vaccination policy will remain in force for three months after the recovery from corona.

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