Meeting of District Task Force on Mission Indradhanush Held

Publish Date : 15/10/2018

Roing, Oct 12: A Meeting of the District Task Force on Mission Indradhanush was Conducted today in the DC’s Conference Hall, Roing, in the presence of Deputy Commissioner Mitali Namchoom( IAS), DMO Dr. R. Tatan, members of the District Task Force and Medical Officers.

DC Mitali Namchoom advised the Medical Officers to ensure full implementation of Mission Indradhanush in the district and check that no child is left out of the process. She also tasked MOs to check that immunisation report provided by the field level functionaries is accurate and genuine.

The DMO, stating the aims and objectives of the meeting, emphasised on total coverage and focus on pockets with unvaccinated and under vaccinated children. He also informed about the three rounds MI to be conducted from 22nd October, 22 November and 22 December 2018.

The DRCHO Dr. Raju Mena gave a presentation informing about the commitment to achieve 90% full immunisation coverage by December 2018 and the achievement of 84% coverage during the first and second quarter of the year, in the Lower Dibang Valley district.

He informed that a head count will be done in identified poor coverage areas and sessions will be planned based on number of target beneficiaries. Dr. Mena also informed about the block level sensitisation on Mission Indradhanush done so far in the district.