Task force to be formed for distribution of COVID vaccine
Kochi: Steps to form task force including officials from various departments have been initiated anticipating the arrival of the Covid vaccine. This is with the intention to make them aware of vaccine storage and distribution.
The Centre had directed the states to form task forces ahead of vaccine distribution. Those who excelled in COVID prevention activities also will be included in the task force at district level. A committee was formed under the leadership of Chief Secretary to coordinate the state-wide activities.
The secretary to health department is in charge of the task force. Awareness sessions will be conducted through agencies in order to clear the suspicions regarding the vaccine. The task force will decide which category of people should be provided the vaccine first.