spot_img
27.5 C
Mangalore
Friday, February 3, 2023
spot_img
spot_img
spot_img
spot_img

Popular Articles

DK & Udupi To Start Booster Dose Vaccines From January-10

Dakshina Kannada and Udupi district administrations are all set to administer booster doses of vaccine for health, frontline workers, and people above 60 years from January 10.

- Advertisement -

Dakshina Kannada Deputy Commissioner Dr. Rajendra K V mentioned that a total of 3,37,447 are eligible for the precautionary shots in the district. Out of the eligible group, 52,523 are health workers, 15,924 are frontline workers and 2,69,000 are those who are above 60 years old. Those health and frontline workers who have completed nine months since their second dose are eligible for the booster shots.

Udupi DC Kurma Rao said that a total of 30,436 health workers, front-line warriors are eligible for precautionary shots in the district. Those who have taken two doses of Covaxin will be administered with the third dose of Covaxin and those who took two doses of Covishield will be given a third dose of Covishield. Special vaccination camps will be organized.

The health department officials have to take all necessary steps for the success of inoculating booster doses, instructed Udupi DC while addressing the officials virtually.

In the current scenario of the increase in Covid-19 cases in the district, the health and frontline workers who have completed nine months since their second dose are eligible for the booster shots. Separate vaccination centers should be set up to help the police, urban and rural local bodies employees to get the shot. The senior officials in the various government departments should inform their subordinates to take the precaution dose, DC added.

Random tests should be conducted in tourist spots. The village and ward level task force should hold meetings and formulate the rules and regulations to check the violations of Covid-19 appropriate behavior. Violation of Covid-19 guidelines should not be ignored, said the DC.

- Advertisement -

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

61,975FansLike
65,045FollowersFollow
5,247FollowersFollow

Recent Articles

Cold wave and rising viral fever in Dakshina Kannada

In response to the chilly weather that is currently in effect, the health department has started a health awareness campaign in the area. The...

A whirlwind swept across Karkala’s Gandhi Maidan, leaving residents awed and terrified

On Saturday, January 28, there was a whirlwind at Gandhi Maidan, which terrified and surprised everyone. When the whirlwind, which spiralled into the sky and...

Young football player from Deralakatte sets a Guinness record

Mohammed Shaleel, a resident of Belma in Deralakatte, submitted an exceptional football accomplishment to the Guinness Book of World Records.  Two successful football players' Guinness records have been broken by him. With a football, he has completed 10 rounds in just 30 seconds. In 2017, someone at Dele, England, completed 7 rounds in 30 seconds. In the same way, Tasha Nichole Terani, a female football player from West Lake Village, California, hit 18 rounds in one minute in 2020. The parents of Mohammed Shaleel are Mumtaz of Belma in Deralakatte and R B Abdul Hameed. He is a student in his last year at Kulur's Yenepoya Aviation and Logistics College. He had applied online in order to break the record. He had submitted the test via online video because the answer would come in a month. Within a week, the outcome was communicated through email. Since he was ten years old, Shaleel has been interested in football. He and his pals used to play behind their house. For the previous two years, he had undergone training. His family members, notably his brother and cousins, provided him with support as well. He had received a football as a gift from his Kasargod-based acquaintance Mudassir Dash. Shaleel will receive the certificate in a week.The president of his college congratulated him and gave out candy to mark the achievement."It makes me very happy to see my name onGoogle,I'll keep working to break the record", Shaleel stated.