Sunday, June 13, 2021

First meeting held for Covid-19 vaccination programme implementation in Himachal

Secretary Health Amitabh Awasthi today presided over the first meeting of State Task Force Committee for successful implementation of Covid-19 vaccination campaign in the State in the coming days, as per the guidelines of Ministry of Health, GoI.

While presiding over the meeting Secretary Health detailed the roles of various departments during the Covid-19 vaccination programme which would be started in the state in days to come. He urged the HoDs to provide support in the campaign.

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Mission Director NHM Dr. Nipun Jindal detailed about the preparation for combating Covid-19 and also gave information regarding the blue print being prepared for conduction of the campaign. He said that only initial preparations and monitoring has been started in this direction. He said that it cannot be ascertained that when vaccine would be available.

Member of Committee and State Vaccination Officer Dr. Hiten Baniyal made a power point presentation on the occasion.

Director Health Bharat Bhushan Katoch was also present in the meeting.

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