Nagaland

218 HCWs received 2nd dose of Covid-19 vaccine on Feb 15th

218 HCWs received 2nd dose of Covid-19 vaccine on Feb 15th

Kohima, February 16 (NEx): A total of 218 healthcare workers received the second dose of COVID-19 vaccine across the state on Monday taking the total number to 314, the Health & Family welfare department informed.

Also, 1628 front line workers (FLWs) and 172 healthcare workers (HCWs) received the first dose of COVISHIELD vaccine on Monday, taking the total number of beneficiaries vaccinated with first dose to 13,384.

Till date, 13,725 doses of COVISHIELD have been administered across 284 sessions in the state and no adverse events that needed medical attention were reported, Dr. Ritu Thurr, State Immunization Officer, Directorate of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Nagaland informed.

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