DTF meets on IPPI, Covid-19 vaccination


KHONSA, Jan 12: As part of the 3rd quarter for the year 2020-21 in Tirap district, a District Task Force (DTF) meeting for IPPI/Covid-19 vaccination was held at Kamlesh Joshi conference hall here today the chairmanship of Kretkam Tikhak, ADC Khonsa.
Addressing the meeting, the ADC urged the DMO and all lines departments to ensure full coverage of immunization for the targetted group of children and pregnant women in the district.
He appreciated the Medical department, all frontline health workers including the Health department, ICDS & Education departments, ASHAs and NGOs for being geared up for Covid-19 vaccination, which is being launched by the Prime Minister on 16th January next.
Tirap DMO Dr Koblem Mossang highlighting the purposes of the DTF meeting lauded the District Administration and all lines department viz Education and ICDS for extending cooperation in carrying out IEC activities.
DRCHO Dr Nidak Angu made a PPT presentation on HMIS indicators - ANC registration and routine immunization under Lazu, Namsang and Khonsa blocks. He informed that Tirap is prepared for Covid-19 vaccination which is being launched on Jan 16 next wherein six districts have been identified for vaccination in the State. (DIPRO)