A day-long dry run to verify the preparations for COVID-19 vaccination might be held in 4 districts of Gujarat on Saturday, a senior official mentioned.
The primary such mock-drill had been performed earlier this week.
The brand new dry run might be performed within the districts of Dahod, Bhavnagar, Valsad and Anand, mentioned state Commissioner of Well being Jai Prakash Shivahare.
As many as 300 registered beneficiaries would endure dummy vaccination at 12 centres throughout these 4 districts.
“The primary dry run in Gujarat was efficiently held on December 28 and 29. Now, as directed by the Centre, we have now chosen 4 districts for the second such drill to verify the preparedness of well being equipment forward of the particular vaccination drive,” Mr Shivahare mentioned.
“The dry run will replicate every part we’d do in the true vaccination drive. We now have created vaccination rooms and likewise skilled our employees on learn how to counsel a beneficiary if he develops any issues after receiving the vaccine,” the official mentioned.
The Gujarat authorities has skilled 16,000 vaccinators and created a chilly chain infrastructure to retailer one crore vaccine doses, and the state is able to roll out precise vaccination each time it’s introduced, he mentioned.
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