Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan reviews Dry Run of COVID Vaccine in GTB hospital, Delhi

Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on Saturday reviews the All states to go through Dry Run to check the best way to vaccinate people against COVID-19 and also to find loopholes in logistics and training if any Dr I reviewed Dry Run at GTB Hospital in Delhi.

By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Jan 02, 2021 11:29 IST
Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan reviews Dry Run of COVID Vaccine in GTB hospital, Delhi
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Union Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan on Saturday, January 2 reviews dry run of administering COVID19 vaccine at Urban Primary Health Centre in Daryaganj, Delhi. Minister reaching-out to the Health Centre facility in Delhi took a review of the dry run for vaccination that began in all states from Today, January 2. Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan reached at facility centre at 09:30 AM and interacted with the officials.

"Preparations for Corona Vaccine are complete in the country. Now preparations are required to be tested before the announcement of the date of commencement of vaccination. For this Ministry of Home Affairs started today the Dry Run for vaccination in 259 centers in 116 districts of the country. In this sequence, I reviewed Dry Run at GTB Hospital in Delhi", said Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan.

Feedbacks received after the dry run in four states were included in guidelines for vaccination led dry run in all states/UTs is being conducted as per new guidelines. Except for giving actual vaccine, every procedure is being followed during the drill, he added.

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COVID19 vaccination dry run is underway at Primary Health Center in Kamakshipalya. More than 1,65,000 healthcare workers have been identified, News Agency ANI reported. 

Earlier, Union Health Minister introducing the Dry run of Covid-19 Vaccine said, "Enthralled as the crucial dry run for administering COVID19 vaccine starts tomorrow across all States & UTs. A big shout out to @MoHFW INDIA personnel & all other stakeholders for their tireless efforts for meticulously planning the exercise down to the very last detail".

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