DC Baramulla reviews COVID vaccination progress
Baramulla, June 26: The Deputy Commissioner (DC) Baramulla, Bhupinder Kumar today chaired a meeting with concerned officers to take stock of the progress of COVID-19 vaccination campaign in the district.
On the occasion, a comprehensive discussion on the subject was held during which the DC emphasized exploring different means and measures for carrying out the campaign successfully. He also exhorted to eliminate the apprehensions and misconceptions adding that more needs to be done in order to disseminate right information among the masses.
It was informed that about 2.41 lakh beneficiaries out of the target of 2.71 lakh beneficiaries falling in the age bar of 45+, have been vaccinated which constitutes about 89 percent. It was further informed that the positivity rate has dropped to mere 1.8 percent whereas the recovery rate jumped to over 98 percent. The DC complimented the vaccinators and emphasized to achieve the remaining target within 3 days positively.