The Telangana Health Department is all set to conduct vaccine dry run for the Novel Coronavirus or COVID-19.
In Telangana, Nalgonda district would conduct the dry run at 47 centres including 32 primary health centres.
Around 11,037 healthcare workers from both the government and the private hospitals would be vaccinated. Their details were already uploaded in the CoWin app.
Nalgonda District Medical and Health Officer (DMHO) Dr. A. Kondal Rao said that the vaccination drive would roll out in India and would bring vaccine for public.
This successful drives are also hint towards the end of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The DMHO said that around 25 healthcare staff whose names have been uploaded in the app will be called to appear at the dry run centres.
Mr. Kondal said, “The vaccine dry run will help in finding out the issues that could arise in vaccination so that measures could be taken during the actual vaccination programme,”
Kondal Rao said the vaccines for dry run would reach the District vaccine store from Hyderabad.
For the COVID-19 vaccine dry run in the district, around 3,000 employees of the health department including doctors and ANMS completed the training according to the guidelines of the State Government and thr Central Government.
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