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Biden to lay out plans to boost vaccine uptake – Times of India


WASHINGTON: President Joe Biden is ready to define a six-pronged federal effort to boost Covid-19 vaccinations and curb the surging delta variant of the Coronavirus that’s killing 1000’s every week and jeopardising the nation’s financial restoration. The White House says Biden’s afternoon speech Thursday will encourage vaccinations for individuals who have not had a shot and promote new methods to defend those that are vaccinated.
He’ll additionally push efforts to safely maintain colleges open, in addition to new methods to boost testing and promote masks necessities. And he’ll emphasise steps to boost the financial restoration and strikes to enhance therapy for these with Covid-19.
White House press secretary Jen Psaki mentioned Wednesday that Biden would encourage vaccine mandates for workforces and colleges.
She says: “We know that increasing vaccinations will stop the spread of the pandemic, will get the pandemic under control, will return people to normal life. That’s what our objective is. So we want to be specific about what we’re trying to achieve.”



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