Special Vaccine Mela” in BBMP limits: Special Commissioner (Health) Dr Trilok Chandra instructs Zonal health officers to identify those not vaccinated

Yogesh K Porwar & Avanth Kumar Kankaria

The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) limits on Friday (22-10-2021) “Special Vaccine (lasika) Mela” has been organised and people who have not been vaccinated will be identified and vaccinated said, Special Commissioner (Health) Shri Thrilok Chandra to all zonal health officers.

In the meeting held with regards to preparation for the special lasika Mela, chief health officer Dr Vijendra, all zonal health officers, all medical officers and other officials were present.

After conducting a review meeting he said in city 86 percent have been vaccinated with first dose, 52 percent second dose has been administered to citizens.

To increase the further vaccination drive in the city, block level and lane level vaccination has being taken up.

In this regards, whoever has not taken vaccine will be identified and will be vaccinated through special lasika mela throughout the city tomorrow, and it is requested that citizens take complete benefit of this arrangement.

All eligible citizens in the city should take the benefit of this drive and slum dwellers, street vendors, various industrial workers, construction sites, market places, bus stations, railway stations and other places vaccine centers should be set up and citizens should be vaccinated.

Not just this, even traders association,Resident Welfare Associations (RWAs) should be involved and collaborative work should be carried out to vaccinate everyone in the city.

In the city’s Primary Health Centers,vaccination centers, mobile vaccine centers,block and lane level vaccination has been given to all citizens and they are requested to utilise these facilities.