Dimapur, August 21: The 2nd District Task Force on Immunisation (DTFI) for Measles-Rubella Campaign (MRC) to review preparedness meeting was held on August 21 under the chairmanship of Deputy Commissioner Tuensang, L. Jamithung Lotha.
Reviewing the activities of DTFI on the MR campaign, the DC appreciated the Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Tuensang and his team members for completing their campaign works. He assured every possible help for the success of the MR campaign in the district.
In the meeting, DPO (RCH-UIP) Tuensang, Dr Tungchanpeni highlighted on how they carried out the campaign works in the last one and half month. She mentioned that Tuensang District has covered 58 health units in 8 blocks including 40th Assam Rifles Unit Hospital and 3rd NAP Unit Hospital.
The number of persons trained in the MR campaign under the district included 17 medical officers, 130 ANMs and vaccinators, 71 supervisors and 150 ASHAs. Five Administrative Officers and 178 teachers were deployed for education departments and its school listings. Block Level Micro – plan review meetings are being held in all the blocks. CMO Tuensang, Dr. T. Pangjung Sangtam and all wards chairman Tuensang, Thoji Chang also spoke in the meeting. (Page News Service)