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.