First State Level Steering Committee meeting on Covid vaccine held

Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar is seen holding the first state level Steering Committee meeting on Covid Vaccination

Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar directed the officials to prepare a database of front line Health workers, Police Personnel and Sanitation workers to cover on priority under COVID-19 vaccination in the State.


He was holding the first meeting of the State Level Steering Committee here at BRKR Bhavan today to discuss the preparedness of COVID-19 vaccination in the State.

Chief Secretary asked the departments to work in a coordinated way and make systematic arrangements for the first phase vaccination of COVID-19. He reviewed the logistical arrangements, transportation, training of Health Staff, Cold chain facilities, IEC campaign, mapping of Health facilities, etc. Chief Secretary also directed officials to prepare a protocol for the vaccination centres. 

Principal Secretary, MA&UD Arvind Kumar, Additional DG (L&O) Jitender, Prl. Secretary, Youth Services Sabyasachi Ghosh, Secretary, HM&FW Department SAM Rizvi, Principal Secretary, Home Ravi Gupta, Prl. Secretary, and Secretary, SCDD Rahul Bojja, Secretary, PR&RD Sandeep Kumar Sultania, Secretary, Minorities Ahmed Nadeem, Secretary, Tribal Welfare Christina Chongthu, Spl. Secretary, WCD&SC Smt. Divya and representatives of UNICEF, UNDP, WHO attended the Meeting.