Chhattisgarh Preparedness on Covid-19 Vaccination at Fast Pace, 8192 Corona Vaccinators identified & Trained, 630 cold chain points and 85000 liters for safe storage

Raipur: Vaccination preparations for Covid 19 vaccine in progress in the state

Raipur, Chhattisgrah, India, 24 November 2020:

Preparations for Covid-19 vaccination have been started in the state. 97.95 percent data of health workers in the state has been collected. 27931 sites and 8192 Corona Vaccinators have been identified for vaccination.

       Health Department officials said that 630 cold chain points are functioning in the state for safe maintenance of vaccine and 80 new cold chain points are being constructed.

There is an additional capacity of 85000 liters for safe maintenance.

To increase the number of vaccinators, male health workers are also being trained and vaccines of private health institutions will also be identified and trained.

Dry stores have been identified at the state, regional and district levels for maintenance of syringes and other materials related to vaccination.

      A state level steering committee has been constituted for complete monitoring and coordination of vaccination.

Chhattisgarh State Level Task Force Committee has also met. Task force committee meetings are also being held in various districts.