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District Task Force committee meeting held – 25-02-2021

Publish Date : 25/02/2021

25th Feb, 2021, Roing: A follow up meeting of the District Task Force committee in regards to Routine immunization (RI), IPPI, Covid -19 Vaccination, SAANS and AEFI was held in the DC’s conference hall, DC office, Roing today.

The full immunization status, IPPI programme achievement, Covid -19 vaccination update and AEFI status of the district was reviewed in the meeting. SAANS, a new initiative of the govt. to intensify action for reducing mortality due to childhood Pneumonia was also highlighted in the meeting through a brief PPT presentation by the DRCHO, Dr Raju Mena. The DRCHO also spoke on the objectives of the initiative.

Commenting on the slow progress of the Covid-19 vaccination status of the district, the DC cum Chairperson, DHS, Roing, Shri K N Damo, urged the DMO to expedite the session creation in the covid -19 vaccination portal and gear up the vaccination process. He also advised the Medical department to mobilize the Asha and Anganwadi workers to create social awareness among the masses to volunteer for taking the covid-19 vaccine without any fear or hesitation.

Considering the significance of involvement of the PRI members, he asked the ZPM to channelize the system in divulging important information regarding the covid-19 vaccination to the public of the district and motivate them to come forward to take the vaccine. DC also asked the Medical Officer, GREF to plan their vaccination session in a concerted manner considering their huge labour population.

The meeting was attended by all the DFTI committee members.

–> DIPRO

DC chairing the meet