Mumbai's first drive-in vaccination center started operations today. The center will offer a drive-in facility to senior citizens & specially-abled citizens. The facility has the capacity to inoculate 5k beneficiaries per day across seven booths. 

   

Mumbai: City’s 1st drive-in vax centre opens today; seniors, differently abled can get jab in car

WHAT?

Mumbai first drive-in vaccination centre started operations today.

WHERE?

The multi-storey Kohinoor parking lot on JK Sawant Marg, near Shivaji Park in Dadar West, which has been turned into a vaccination centre, offers drive-in facility to senior citizens and specially abled citizens.

WHO?

Kiran Dighavkar, assistant commissioner of the G/North ward, with jurisdiction over this area said, “The facility has the capacity to inoculate 5,000 beneficiaries per day across seven booths. Two of these booths are reserved for drive-ins.”

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The parking lot has enough space for 60 to 70 vehicles to queue up for the two booths, Dighavkar said. A registration stall will also be set up, but beneficiaries will be registered by staff at the centre as they wait in the queue.