Corona vaccination begins today

KT NEWS SERVICE. Dated: 1/17/2021 12:21:46 AM

SRINAGAR, Jan 15: At least 36 medical centers have been identified across the valley, including Srinagar, for the anti-corona vaccination campaign starting on January 16.
The health department has set up 14 centers in hospitals across the valley. While a large number of vaccination centers have been set up in 8 major hospitals under Srinagar Medical College and two hospitals of Medical Institute Soura.
Arrangements for corona vaccination in government hospitals across the valley have been finalized. The centers set up by the government for corona vaccine in hospitals operating under the Health Department include two at Rainawari and Gousia Hospitals in Srinagar, two in Anantnag, one in Baramulla, two in Ganderbal and one in Pulwama has been approved to set up vaccination centers.
While as one in Shopian, one in Kulgam, one in Kupwara, one in Bandipora and two in Budgam have also been set up.
Apart from 8 government hospitals operating under GMC Srinagar, JVC Bemna and SKIMS Soura. Arrangements at other places have also been made for the campaign.
Dr. Iqbal Pandit, Nodal Officer for Anti-Corona Vaccination at GMC Srinagar, told CNS that apart from GMC Medical College, three vaccination points have been set up at Srinagar. He said that apart from this, Government Medical College, Arrangements have been made at Bone and Joint Hospital Barzulla, CD Hospital Dalgate, Kashmir Valley Nursing Home, Super Specialty Hospital Sherin Bagh and other hospitals.
3 vaccination points have been set up for 1800 health workers at SKIMS Medical College Bemina.
"1800 health workers, including faculty members, senior residents, junior residents, postgraduate and MBBS students as well as paramedics, cleaners and security personnel will get first vaccination" Dr Riyaz Ahmed , principal of JVC Bemina, said.



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