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Indian Football Association and 2 Top Kolkata Football Clubs Launch Vaccination Drive

News18 | 07/05/2021 06:00 PM | Click to read full article

Two prominent Kolkata football clubs — Southern Samity and Kalighat Milan Sangha FC — have taken the lead in helping the underprivileged people of the state get vaccinated against Covid-19.

The two clubs — who feature regularly in the Calcutta Football League — along with the Indian Football Association (IFA), will provide free vaccinations to more than 900 people. Southern Samity secretary Sourav Pal said on Friday, “We have a clinic near our club office where there were serpentine queues every day. Many among those who queued up were from very poor backgrounds"