Namchi,1st March (IPR): A co-ordination meeting of Health and Family Welfare was held at the office of DC(South), Namchi today. The meeting was chaired by DC (South) Shri. M. Bharani Kumar alongside, SP (South) Shri Thakur Tahpa, CMO(South) Dr. D.C. Sharma, MEU(NMC) Shri Lakpha Sherpa, DRHCO (South) Dr. Junita Yonzon and official from line department.
The meeting was conducted for the discussion of Covid vaccination for Frontline Workers and 60+ population
DRCHO/ South Dr. J Yonzon apprised the house regarding the ongoing covid vaccination of health care workers and Frontline Worker in the district. She informed that a total of 2601 beneficiaries has been vaccinated till 25th Feb 2021 which includes 1519 HCW, 1066 FLW and 16 CHW. She also informed me about the new version of the Cowin portal (Cowin 2.0 version) where spot registration can be done for vaccination. She further informed that the vaccination of the 60+ population will be commenced from tomorrow in the district starting from District Hospital, Namchi then PHC and Sub centers.