In the US state of West Virginia, $100 will be given to those aged 16-35 who have been vaccinated to promote the coronavirus vaccine.
West Virginia Governor Jim Justice announced that people between the ages of 16 and 35 would be given a $100 savings bond if they were vaccinated. Governor Justice said in a statement that he was unaware of the importance of vaccinating young people.
Stating that approximately 52 percent of 1.5 million citizens received at least one dose of the vaccine, but approximately 40 percent of the population may be hesitant to vaccinate, “I am trying to find a way to motivate them and us to overcome this situation,” Justice said. used.
West Virginia is among the states with high vaccination rates nationwide, with a slowdown in recent weeks.
The payments will be made from a $1.9 trillion coronavirus aid package approved in the United States last month.