The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) in Gujarat has issued an order dated September 17, 2021, stating that citizens who have not received either of the two doses of the Corona Virus Vaccine will be given an order on September 20, 2021. Public transport or civil buildings will not be allowed to enter Ahmedabad.
This decision to ban citizens in civilian transport vehicles without any dose in Ahmedabad has been taken to speed up the process of vaccination as well as to remove possible hesitation among people against the COVID-19 vaccine.
Ban on citizens who do not get vaccinated in Ahmedabad
AMC Commissioner Mukesh Kumar has said that those who have not received either of the two doses of the vaccine will be provided access to public transport, bus rapid transit system as well as Kankaria Lakefront, Library, Sabarmati Riverfront, Sports Complex, Gymnasium. Such as will be barred from entering various public places.
Who will be allowed to access public places and transport in Ahmedabad?
Mukesh Kumar tweeted, “Only those people who have received one or both doses of COVID-19 vaccine (if eligible) will be allowed to avail various municipal services. The COVID-19 vaccine certificate will be scrutinized at the entry point of such facilities from September 20, 2021 (Monday).”
in Gujarat COVID-19 vaccination
In Gujarat, in a mega vaccination campaign organized on the birthday of Prime Minister Modi, over 22.15 lakh people were vaccinated against COVID-19 with Surat having the highest number of 2.77 lakh vaccine doses.
Meanwhile, 2,31,639 doses of COVID-19 were given in Ahmedabad, followed by 1,22,986 in Vadodara and 1,05,829 in Rajkot. Moreover, according to the Union Health Ministry, India has achieved the highest record of 2.5 crore vaccinations in a day on Prime Minister Modi’s birthday.
in Gujarat COVID-19 drop in cases
On September 19, 2021, for the first time in the last 09 months, the number of corona virus cases in Gujarat has come down to single digit.
According to the health department of this state, on April 30, 2021, Gujarat recorded the highest number of 14,605 infections in a single day.
With 08 new corona virus cases from Vadodara, Valsad and Surat, the total number of infections in Gujarat reached 8,25,723 as on 19 September, while the death toll remained unchanged at 10,082 and COVID-19 in the state after 04 September. There were no new deaths due to