Punjab government staff will be sent on leave if 1st shot not taken

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh announced that state government employees failing to take even the first dose of Covid vaccine for any reason other than medical will be compulsorily sent on leave after September 15.

An official statement said, was announced by the Chief Minister to protect the people of the state from the disease and to ensure that those who are vaccinated do not have to pay the price for continued vaccine hesitancy of those who are not.