Koilasahar: Mar 23: Covid vaccine will be given to 10 PHCs, one CHC and RGM hospitals and district hospitals in four blocks of Unkoti district from March 24 to 26. District Magistrate Tapash Roy and CMO Sharadindu Riang held a press conference at the district magistrate’s conference hall today regarding the covid vaccine.
The district magistrate said so far 29,112 people over the age of 60 have been identified and 1,737 of them have been vaccinated against covid vaccine. The immunization program for the age group of 45 to 59 years will start from tomorrow. Out of a total of 2640 health workers, 2425 have been vaccinated in the first phase and 1917 in the second phase.
Among the frontline workers, 2183 have been vaccinated while 2091 have been vaccinated in the first phase and 1799 in the second phase. The rest will be vaccinated within the next 3 days.
It may be mentioned here that covid vaccine will be given in 15 places in Gournagar block area, 17 places in Chandipur block area, 11 places in Pecharthal block area and 27 places in Kumarghat block area in next 3 days. The vaccination program will run from 9 am to 4 pm completely free of cost.