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501 eligible persons vaccinated against covid vaccine: Dr. Gurdeep Singh Kapoor

The Fact News Service
Nawanshahr, June 11

As per the directions of Deputy Commissioner, Dr. Shena Aggarwal, the Health Department has launched an Intensive Vaccination Campaign to defeat Corona Virus and achieve “Mission Fateh”. Under this link, 501 eligible persons were vaccinated against covid vaccine today. Thus far a total of 148799 doses have been received by the eligible beneficiaries in the district including first dose and second dose.

Civil Surgeon Dr. Gurdeep Singh Kapoor said in a statement to the press that 46 eligible persons were vaccinated in Health Block Nawanshahr, 266 in Balachaur, 47 in Muzaffarpur, 72 in Mukandpur, 40 in Sujjo, 20 in Banga and 10 in Sarwa. He appealed to the people of the district to protect themselves by vaccinating them against COVID-19 so that the spread of the disease could be stopped.

Giving information about the current condition of COVID-19, the Civil Surgeon said that a total of 12 positive cases have come to light in the district today. There are now only 180 active patients in the district out of which only 25 patients are admitted in Covid Care Level-2 and Level-3 facilities.

Dr. Kapoor further said that so far 233346 persons have been sampled in the district out of which 11262 persons have tested positive for Corona while the results of 921 samples are awaited. The positivity rate of the district is 4.82 percent. Till date 10736 patients have recovered in the district.

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