Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan interacting with officers of Dewas administration through video conference on Wednesday.
Staff Reporter :
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that he salute the spirit and awareness of the people of Dewas towards corona. Dewas Municipal Corporation is the first to have achieved the target of administering the first dose of Corona vaccine to all the targeted persons of 18 years and above in the state. For this the people, administration, social organisations, public representatives, religious leaders and all in Dewas deserve to be congratulated. The Chief Minister said that all the targeted more than 2. 21 lakh people above 18 have got the first dose of Corona vaccine in Dewas Municipal Corporation area. Along with this, 52 475 persons (25 pc) have also got the second dose. The remaining people will soon get 100 percent second dose also.
He congratulated and extended warm wishes to all present in the programme organized in Dewas through Video Conference from Mantralaya. Medical Education Minister Vishwas Sarang, Health Minister Dr Prabhuram Choudhary (through VC), Chief Secretary Iqbal Singh Bains, Additional Chief Secretary Health Shri Mohammed Suleman etc. attended the meeting. MLA Dewas Gayatri Raje Pawar while thanking Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that this work has been possible under their able guidance. Availability of vaccine and full support from the administration was ensured. There was also full cooperation of social organisations, public representatives, religious leaders, media and general public. Urban area Dewas had achieved the target of 2.21 lakh for Covid vaccination. Government and non-Government parties were formed by the District Administration to achieve this target. The ward-level Crisis Management Committees in all 45 wards of Dewas Municipal Corporation area were fully trained to work in their areas. In all the 45 wards, a door-to-door survey of citizens in the 18 to 45 age group and 45 plus group was carried out to clear the misconceptions of people regarding coronavirus vaccination and motivate them for the same.