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Italy to introduce mandatory Covid vaccination for over 50s

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 6th January, 2022 03:28:41 PM
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Italy to introduce mandatory Covid vaccination for over 50s

Italy's government said Wednesday that it would make vaccination against Covid-19 compulsory for everyone over the age of 50 in a bid to battle surging infections, AFP reported.

"We want to slow down the curve of contagion and encourage Italians who have not yet been vaccinated to do so," Prime Minister Mario Draghi said during a cabinet meeting at which the measure was adopted, according to a st