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District Task Force(DTFI) meeting on Routine Immunization(RI), Har Ghar Dastak, COVID 19 Vaccination, NID-2022 held

Publish Date : 20/01/2022

Roing, Jan 20: A District Task Force(DTFI) meeting on Routine Immunization(RI), Har Ghar Dastak, COVID 19 Vaccination, NID-2022, HMIS data indicator and review of Health and Wellness Centres was held today at the DC’s Conference Hall, under the chairmanship of Deputy Commissioner Soumya Saurabh(IAS) in the presence of DTFI members, medical officers and health department officials.

The Full Routine Immunization percentage of the district stands at 73.8%, COVID 19 vaccination for 18+ first dose stands at 100.80% and second dose at 79.70%, vaccination for 15 to 17 years stands at 61.10% and protection dose vaccination is ongoing.

Reviewing the vaccination status for 15-17 years under ‘Har School Dastak’ campaign in the district, the Deputy Commissioner Soumya Saurabh(IAS) advised the education department, school authorities and the teachers to ensure that all eligible student get vaccinated at the earliest and correct data is maintained.

Dr Victoria of WHO spoke on the high COVID 19 positivity rate in the district and stressed on following COVID appropriate behaviour and need to step up testing. Dr. S. J. Mitapo and DRCHO Dr. Raju Mena also addressed the meeting.

—> DIPRO, Roing

DFTI meeting 2022