Gangtok, March 30 (IPR): Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri Prem Singh Tamang chaired a coordination meeting today at Samman Bhawan to discuss the status of Covid-19 Vaccination in the State.
The meeting was attended by Hon’ble Ministers, Chief Secretary, ACS Education Department, Principal Secretary, Home, Principal Secretary, Health, Principal Secretary RDD, Secretary CMO, and senior officers of the Health Department.
State Immunization Officer, Dr. Phumzay Denzongpa made a detailed presentation on the status and progress of vaccination from the date of rollout till today.
After a round of discussion, Hon’ble Chief Minister suggested that there is need to upscale the vaccination process through a special drive to ensure that the stipulated population above 45 years of age is covered. He directed the officers to work out modalities to ensure 100% vaccination both in urban and rural areas of Sikkim.