Kulgam: To review modalities for vaccination of people between 18-45 age category in the district, a meeting of officers and other concerned was Tuesday held under the Chairmanship of Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) Kulgam, Showkat Ahmad Rather here.
At the outset, the ADC said that the Government of Jammu and Kashmir has decided to accelerate the vaccination of people between 18-45 age category in a focused and targeted manner.
During the meeting threadbare discussion was held upon the data collection exercise, categorization of high-risk and vulnerable groups and other related arrangements.
Regarding collection of related data, the ADC directed all the officers to conduct surveys wherever necessary to ensure coverage of data of target groups like their name, Aadhar and contact number within the time frame.
EO Municipal Councils and Tehsildars were directed to collect data in their respective jurisdictions as per the format.
Similarly the Transport department was asked to collect the data of Drivers and conductors and Dy. CEO was asked to collect the data of teachers, lecturers and other staff who are on Covid-19 duties for vaccination.
The District Social Welfare Officer was directed to collect data of persons with Disability, widows and orphans and DIO was asked to share data of all journalists working in the district.
Furthermore, heads of other departments were also asked to share the data of their employees who are on Covid duty under the 18-45 age group.
The ADC stressed upon all concerned to work in synergy and in coordination to achieve desired results in vaccination across the district which he termed as an imperative tool to combat Covid-19.
The meeting was attended by ACR, ACD, Tehsildars, EOs, BMOs, Nodal officer Covid, Deputy CEO, DIO and other concerned officers.