Efforts of government
LG Manoj Sinha in the recent past has been leading his administration in fighting back against the covid-19 infection and has recently asked his officers to enforce the restrictions and other guidelines to contain the infection.
In this direction he asked the health department to conduct the vaccination drive on mission mode, the Lt Governor fixed June 30, 2021 as a deadline for the 100% saturation of the first dose of vaccination for 45 and above age group. He further directed the officials to ensure that 30% of the targeted population falling under the 18-44 age group is inoculated with the first dose by July 15th, 2021.
While taking a district-wise appraisal of the Covid situation, the Lt Governor suggested a host of measures to Divisional Commissioners, Deputy Commissioners, SPs, Health Department needed to be implemented to bring down the positivity rate across the UT of Jammu and Kashmir official spokesman recently told media.
Collaborative efforts from all the stakeholders, coupled with comprehensive surveillance of COVID-19, decentralization of healthcare system, accelerated vaccination drive, rigorous testing for early case detection, prompt contact tracing, effective Covid Clinical Management and continuous augmentation of healthcare infrastructure, human resources and the committed efforts of Doctors, Paramedics, and other corona warriors have yielded favorable results in controlling the spread of coronavirus and all these efforts were appreciated by Manoj Sinha during the recent meetings.