Dimapur, February 4: Deputy Commissioner Dimapur, Rajesh Soundararajan IAS has directed concerned departments for identifying session sites by following the technical requirements for the 2nd phase of vaccination to be conducted on February 9.
Addressing the Dimapur District Task Force meeting today, the Deputy Commissioner asked the concerned departments for finalizing the session sites by tying up with the CMO office and District Immunization officer by February 5 and also to ensure for uploading the names of the beneficiaries at the earliest on or before February 7.
Besides the vaccination team, Deputy Commissioner Dimapur further asked the police, Home guards, Prisons and other concern departments to ensure that security, law and order and other related issues are taken care of.
In the meeting, District Immunization Officer Dimapur, Dr. Rebecca informed that till date 1116 health workers has been vaccinated with no reports of adverse events. On the wrong information about COVID vaccination doing the rounds, the DIO advised the District Task Force members for educating the people in clearing the misconceptions, and highlighted on the successful eradication of diseases like polio, small pox etc through mass vaccination.
Vaccination is one of the biggest gifts that medical science has given to mankind, Dr. Rebecca asserted and further added,” Believe what we see and experience with our own eyes instead of believing in wrong information. “
She encouraged the members for communicating the right information to the community in their own respected platform.
(Page News Service)