Commissioner for speedy Covid vaccination drive
PESHAWAR – To expedite the anti-coronavirus vaccination campaign and achieve the target as directed by the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC), a meeting was held here under the chairmanship of Commissioner Peshawar Division Riaz Mehsud.
In the meeting District Health Officer (DHO) Peshawar Alamgir Khan, DMSs of all major hospitals and satellite centres of provincial metropolis attended the meeting.
The meeting decided that the ongoing corona vaccination campaign in Peshawar district would be further intensified by utilizing services of more staff. In addition to the regular strategy, the corona vaccination campaign will be re-launched in schools after winter vacations.
It was decided to speed up door-to-door vaccination campaign as well as to launch a campaign on the pattern of polio campaign and in the campaign. It was also decided to involve elected local body representatives to make the campaign a successful.
It was decided to raise awareness among people during Friday’s sermons by Ulema. Assistant Commissioner Peshawar Dr Ehtesham was appointed as focal person and directed to send vaccination reports to the commissioner’s office on a daily basis.