Imphal: Manipur Governor La. Ganesan inspected Covid Vaccination Centres in Churachandpur & Bishnupur districts Thursday and reviewed the overall preparedness with health and district level officials for maximum coverage under Covid-19 Vaccination Programme.
On reaching the Vaccination Centre opened at Sielmat Christian Higher Secondary School in the district head quarters, Governor La. Ganesan inspected the facilities provided for the vaccination programme especially for students of age group ranging from 15-18 yrs and interacted with students who have been vaccinated.
He asked the students to be the messengers of the vaccination programme so that many will come out voluntarily to get vaccinated. Governor distributed vaccination certificates, vaccination badges and pens to the students.
The Governor also went to St Mary’s Higher Secondary School at Tuibong and inspected the facilities provided for the vaccination of students there. Speaking to the students, La. Ganesan said, State government is fully prepared to cover the maximum population under Covid-19 Vaccination Programme and Doctors, Nurses and Health Workers have been engaged for the purpose. They have been working very hard and their efforts are commendable, he added.
On the way back to Imphal, the Governor inspected the vaccination Centre opened at Moirang Multipurpose Higher Secondary School.
Dr. N. Shyamjai, Mission Director, National Health Mission, Manipur, Chief Medical Officers of Churachandpur and Bishnupur districts and other officials attended the inspection visit.