Mass Covid vaccination drive held

By Our Staff Reporter
IMPHAL, Oct 11:A mass Covid vaccination programme was held at Huidrom Community Hall in Lamlai Assembly Constituency today.
The vaccination programme was jointly organised by Huidrom Village Development Committee and Wahengbam Janmenjoy Meetei, Principal Gem Public School Pourabi under the aegis of Chief Medical Officer Imphal East District.
In today's programme, Huidrom Rajen, president of Huidrom Village Development Committee, Laishram Nungshi, Ward Member 7, 8/5 Huidrom Polling and Wahengbam Janmenjoy Meetei spread awareness among the  locals on the importance of Covid vaccination.
Addressing the gathering, Huidrom Rajen appealed to the villagers not to allow labourers to work unless they are vaccinated and expressed discontent that some villagers have not taken the vaccine thereby posing threat to others .
Wahengbam Janmenjoy Meetei urged the villagers to avail the benefits of the vaccination programme to stay protected from  Coronavirus and expressed gratitude to the CMO  and health officials for organising the programme.
He also distributed face masks and medicines to the villagers in connection with the programme.
And a Doctors For You Team administered vaccines to elderly and bedridden people at their respective residences.