Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday mentioned the Capital which was reeling underneath the second wave of Covid-19 in November is now absolutely ready to begin the vaccination drive. The Covid-19 state of affairs of the Capital can be underneath management, the CM mentioned. “All eyes are on vaccine that when it should come and other people will eliminate Covid-19,” Kejriwal mentioned including the Delhi is totally ready to begin the vaccination drive — to obtain from the Centre, to retailer and to manage individuals with doses.
Right here is all it’s essential to know in regards to the drive:
> The vaccination will proceed on the strains mandated by the Centre. Three teams of individuals will obtain the doses within the first part.
> The primary group includes healthcare employees which in Delhi will cowl three lakh individuals.
> The second group will likely be 6 lakh frontline employees, which incorporates police, municipal employees, civil defence volunteers and so forth.
> The third group of 42 lakh individuals will likely be of individuals above 50 years and under 50 years with co-morbidities. In whole, Delhi will vaccinate 51 lakh individuals
> All these individuals have been recognized. Some work is left which will likely be wrapped up within the subsequent week, Kejriwal mentioned.
> Each vaccination consists of two doses. One crore two lakh doses are required to vaccinate 51 lakh individuals.
> Delhi has the capability to retailer 74 lakh doses at current. However work is being finished to ramp up the capability to retailer one crore 15 lakh vaccine doses.
> Registration of those individuals are being finished. These individuals will get notification by SMS or another medium in regards to the date, time, place of their vaccination.
> There are adequate places in Delhi which will likely be was vaccine cubicles. All coaching has additionally been finished.
Delhi’s Rajiv Gandhi Tremendous Speciality Hospital is arranging for addition freezers to retailer Covid-19 vaccines. The hospital authorities have mentioned infrastructure is prepared for 2 chilly chain gear and 90 freezers within the hospital.
Delhi airport, too, has accomplished preparation for vaccine distribution. The mission has been named ‘Venture Sanjivani’. The airport has a storage capability of two.7 million vials of Covid-19 vaccine at any given level of time. It additionally has two cargo terminals with cool chambers the place temperature may be set wherever between -20 levels Celsius to 25 levels Celsius. The Delhi airport has additionally made preparations for dry ice provide in order that the vaccine may be saved secure for an extended interval. A separate entrance for vehicles carrying vaccines has been made.
(With Company Inputs)