Palaniswami on Thursday assured free immunisation against
coronavirus for all sections of people in the state as soon as
a vaccine is made available.
"I would like to announce that as soon as the vaccine is
developed (and made available to states) all people in Tamil
Nadu will be immunised and the government shall bear the
cost," he said here during an official visit.
Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan has last week said
India is expected to have a COVID-19 vaccine in a few months
and the country should be in the process of delivering it to
people in the next six months.
Presently COVID-19 vaccines are in various stages of
trials. PTI VGN