In the Union Territory of Puducherry, with the aim to achieve 100 per cent COVID vaccination, Lieutenant Governor Dr Tamilisai Soundararajan launched an intensified vaccination programme today.
AIR correspondent reports, the Union Territory Administration have taken serious steps to contain the COVID spread.
As a major step Lieutenant Governor Dr Tamilisai Soundararajan inaugurated a special vaccination drive in Pudukuppam village in Sembiampakkam Gram Panchayat today.
Accordingly the health team will visit each and every village to administer COVID vaccination to all the general public and make the village COVID free. This programme has been launched in Karaikal district also. Yet another new programme called “Oxygen Sisters” has also been introduced in the UT.
Under this programme, the COVID patients admitted in hospitals would be monitored the oxygen level every hour with Oxymeters.
This helps to decide the future course of treatment and enhance the confidence level among patients.