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NCOC Devises Plan For COVID Vaccination

ISLAMABAD: The National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) has devised strategy for the swift inoculation of the vaccine.

The training had been given to the staff of teaching hospitals, tehsils and district headquarters hospitals.

In their briefing to the NCOC, the provincial chiefs and health secretaries, including those from Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) and Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK), stated that all necessary measures were being taken prior to the availability of the coronavirus vaccine.

The forum also discussed in details the complete procedure of vaccination, the time of expected availability, the distribution process and most demanding areas where it may be used at the earliest.

The forum stressed the need for purchasing a high-quality vaccine to ensure the successful treatment of patients.

The chief secretaries also informed the forum about the steps being taken to ensure the implementation of standard operating procedures (SOPs) and NPIs.

They also presented an update on the positivity ratio in their respective provinces as well as highlighting those cities with higher positive cases.

The participants of the meeting were told that a large number of fines had been imposed and restaurants, shops and business centres had also been sealed for not complying with the SOPs.