Mokokchung District Task Force on COVID-19 organized a sensitization programme on COVID-19 vaccination for all unvaccinated Govt. Employees under various offices at Mokokchung Hq today (27th July 2021) at Town Hall, Mokokchung.
Delivering the keynote address, Deputy Commissioner, Mokokchung, Limawapang Jamir said that the objective in organizing the programme was not to forced anybody to get vaccinated but to have interactions so as to sort out and clear the minds of the people had there been any problems or doubts that holds them back to get vaccinated.
Dr. Yanger, who was the resource person, gave detail explanations on the importance and advantage of getting vaccinated. He said the only solution to combat the incoming third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic is to get every eligible individual to get vaccinated. He maintained that vaccines are proving to be efficient against hospitalization and death. He disclosed that most COVID-19 deaths in the district were those unvaccinated.
After the program, 26 people were vaccinated under the supervision of DIO Mokokchung, Dr. Ayangla Saku and Dr. Yanger. The program was chaired by SDO (C) Mokokchung, Sentilong Ozüküm.
Courtesy: DPRO Mokokchung