Meghalaya- BSF at Umpling begins second phase of COVID-19 vaccination

SHILLONG-  After the successful vaccination drive conducted for Health Care Workers of BSF camp Umpling  & Mawpat at Composite Hospital BSF, Shillong, the 2nd phase of vaccination drive was initiated for the Front line workers of BSF in the presence of Hardeep Singh, Inspector General, FTR HQ BSF Meghalaya.


Hardeep Singh, IG Ftr HQ BSF, Meghalaya was the first to be vaccinated today in presence of Dr. Nilanjan Roy, Chief Surveilance Medical Officer, WHO, Dr. Adriana Lyngdoh, District Immunisation Officer and Dr. Valerie Laloo, Junior Specialist, Director of Health Services.

Total 220 BSF Officials of FTR HQ BSF, Meghalaya were vaccinated today. The vaccination is likely to continue for about 8-10 days in which it is expected that all the BSF personnel of Umpling & Mawpat Campus will be covered.

With the Completion of the Covid – 19 vaccination drive at the headquarter level i.e FTR HQ BSF Umpling, the same will be implemented for immunization of troops  at BOP level in co-ordination with the Local Civil health authorities.


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