Srinagar, June 14: In order to improve vaccination coverage and to sensitize people about importance of anti Covid-19 vaccination, the Deputy Commissioner (DC) Srinagar, Mohammed AijazAsad on Monday inaugurated Vaccination Melas at different locations in Srinagar including Panthachowk, Pratap Park and Batamaloo.
On the occasion, the DC inspected the vaccination process himself and monitored the vaccination inoculation campaign.
Speaking on the occasion, the DC said that the basic purpose of organizing such vaccination melas is to further speed up the ongoing Covid-19 vaccination proccesin Srinagar and to make people aware about the significance of inoculating anti Covid-19 vaccine.
He said facilities have been made available at the nearest possible locations for public. He said these locations have been chosen on the demand of local Trade bodies and other stakeholders as people including Traders, Transporters, Shopkeepers, Street vendors travelers etc visit these areas in large numbers.
The DC said beneficiaries are being inoculated Covid vaccine during different time slots in consultation with local Trade bodies and other Stakeholders to ensure strict adherence to the Covid-19 SOPs.