Pakistan lifts age restriction to travel abroad: ISLAMABAD: People intending to travel abroad for employment or higher studies will certainly no more need to wait their turn for Covid-19 vaccine as the federal government has chosen to raise age constraint for them.
Sources knowing the issue told ARY Information that people desiring to travel abroad can now get immunized against the coronavirus at any type of inoculation centre in the nation from May 21 (tomorrow).
They will have to reveal their work license, Iqama, and also pupil visa to be eligible to obtain inoculated, the resources said.
They stated the National Command as well as Procedure Centre (NCOC) has offered approval hereof.
The decision to lift the age restriction was made on demands of people who were not able to travel to different countries sans Covid-19 inoculation.
On May 16, the federal government opened Covid-19 injection enrollment for people aged 30 and also above.
“As vaccine supply continues to improve and vaccination capacity gets boosted in all Federating devices, we continue to increase the classifications of those who are eligible to get immunized,” Asad Umar, that heads the NCOC, had tweeted.