162 health workers in Taninthayi Twsp receive first dose of Covishield vaccine

Taninthayi, 27 January

162 health workers received the first dose of covid-19 vaccine gifted by India at a 50-bedded public hospital in Taninthayi Township this morning, said Dr Aung Thaik Tun, an official from the township Department of Public Health.  

The medical staffs assigned to different healthcare facilities in Taninthayi Township were gathered at a 50-bedded public hospital to inoculate coronavirus vaccine, They will be injected against the second dose of covid-19 vaccine four-week apart.

Health workers were given online training courses for storage, management and distribution of covid-19 vaccine.

Nang Tharyi-Htein Win (IPRD)
Translated by Kyaw Htike Soe