'Receiving a coronavirus vaccine will be a mandatory condition for male and female workers to attend workplaces in all sectors (public, private, non-profit'
525,208 healthcare workers have registered themselves with the authorities for the vaccination process, the sources in the health ministry said.
The NCOC also said walk-in vaccination of 50- to 59-year-olds starts from tomorrow at all vaccination centers across the country.
More than 250 pilots and flight attendants have been administered COVID-19 vaccines so far.
The vaccination process in the country began on March 16 and initially, the walk-in facility was available for people aged 70-year-old.
'I appreciate efforts of the Government of Pakistan for rolling out COVID-19 vaccination'
NCOC started registering citizens above 50 years of age for COVID-19 vaccination from March 30
The provincial health department directed the administrations of all districts to improve the process of vaccination and registration of citizens from April 21.
The decision was taken in a NCOC meeting
Asad Umar has said that 1.3 million people have been vaccinated against COVID-19 in Pakistan and the vaccination process will be expedited after the Eid festival.