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Governor La Ganesan visits Churachandpur, inspects vaccination centres

The governor inspected the facilities provided for the vaccination programme, especially for students of age group ranging from 15-18 years and interacted with students who have been vaccinated.

ByIFP Bureau

Updated 10 Feb 2022, 4:00 pm

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Manipur Governor La Ganesan inspected COVID-19 Vaccination Centers in Churachandpur and Bishnupur districts on Thursday and reviewed the overall preparedness with health and district level officials for maximum coverage under COVID-19 vaccination programme. 

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On reaching the vaccination Centre opened at Sielmat Christian Higher Secondary School in the district headquarters, he inspected the facilities provided for the vaccination programme, especially for students of age group ranging from 15-18 years 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. He also distributed vaccination certificates, vaccination badges and pens to the students. He 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, the governor said that the state government is fully prepared to cover the maximum population under COVID-19 vaccination programmes and doctors, nurses and Health workers have been engaged for the purpose. He told the students that the time has come for the students to teach their parents, especially in the health sector and Covid vaccination.

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On the way back to Imphal, he inspected the vaccination centre opened at Moirang Multipurpose Higher Secondary School. 

Mission director, National Health Mission, Manipur Dr N Shyamjai; chief medical officers of Churachandpur and Bishnupur districts and other officials attended the inspection visit.

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First published:10 Feb 2022, 4:00 pm

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