PANAJI: As the vaccination drive for individuals in the 18-44 age group is about to kick off, faculty and school teachers are being requisitioned for the programme by the collectors. Space in some authorities in addition to aided establishments shall be taken up for the drive.
“The concerned head of office/department shall relieve the officials and direct them to report to the office of the mamlatdar of the respective taluka with immediate effect without fail,” the collectors have mentioned in their order.
Mamlatdars have been requested to make sure that the deployed individuals report at their allotted vaccination centres. “Ensure that possession of the premises is taken over by them and necessary arrangement are done for starting and maintaining the vaccination centres and submit setting up of vaccination report,” mamlatdars have been advised.
Clerical staff from authorities departments, Goa University, Goa Board, and state-aided our bodies like Goa Konkani Academy and municipal councils have additionally been roped in.
Chief minister Pramod Sawant had introduced that separate centres shall be arrange away from main well being centres. Accordingly, rooms in Don Bosco High School in Panaji, Santa Cruz High School, Peddem Sports Complex, St Thomas High School in Aldona, Sanjay School in Porvorim, Shantadurga High School in Bicholim, Government College in Sakhali shall be amongst some to be taken over as vaccination centres.