Busy on phone call, a nurse in Kanpur gives two doses of covid-19 vaccine
UP, Kanpur: on Saturday Kamlesh Kumari about 50 years old got 2 vaccination by a nurse at local government hospital. The nurse was busy attending the phone call. When the woman inquired about the 2 injections, the nurse didn’t apologise but said her act was wrong. Kamlesh Kumari developed mild swelling in her hand and no serious symptoms were reported. Protocal of covid-19 vaccination states one vaccination should be given. After few weeks second dose should be given. Woman’s family created uproar at the centre and informed about the incident to chief medical officer and district magistrate.
Kanpur CMO asked a senior doctor to inquire about the matter and submit a report. District Magistrate has taken serious cognizance over the negligence made by the nurse.