Gangtok, Jan 10 (IPR): Governor Shri Ganga Prasad inaugurated the Precautionary Dose for Covid-19 here at AYUSH Building, STNM Hospital, Sochaygang today.
After launching the vaccine, the Governor and First Lady Smt Kamla Devi took the precautionary dose.
The programme had the presence of Commissioner-cum-Secretary, Health and Family Welfare Department, Shri D. Anandan, Additional Medical Superintendent, STNM Hospital, Dr. Suresh Rasaily, and medical staff.
It may be mentioned that the precautionary dose was launched simultaneously throughout the country today. As per the guidelines from the Government of India, the precautionary dose (or the 3rd dose) will be administered on health workers, front line workers and persons above 60 years of age with comorbidities.