Dr. Pamza, DIO (District Immunization Officer) talked about the health benefits of being fully vaccinated. He explained in detail the working mechanism of the vaccine like how the vaccine produces COVID- specific antibodies in the body. He added that people should not fall victims of myths, rumours and media’s because there are many misinformations
Mr. Pabitra, DCPO, Social Welfare Department shared about the COVID related Govt. Schemes, how to avail them, required documents, the criteria to apply and be eligible for the schemes.
Ms. Langhu, State Coordinator, CASA Manipur talked about the benefits of getting the vaccine and made an emphasis that it is totally up to an individual or personal choice if she/he get vaccinated and that their objective is to spread awareness, .
With full support and cooperation from CMO Ukhrul, two (2) doctors and 2 nurses were sent for this programme.
The program was attended by 55 people (23 male & 32 female) from project villages namely Meizailung,Khararphung, Luiyainaotang, Kasomtang and Awungtang. Many could not turn up due to harvest season. 36 people got vaccinated out of 55 participants, the remaining 19 had completetd their vaccination before. Out of the 36, 17 people
got vaccinated with the second dose and 19 people got vaccinated with first dose debunk myths & rumours regarding the vaccine and try their best to save precious lives.
Mr. Anem an inspiring youth from Saikul, Kangpokpi as a volunteers to promote vaccination partnership with other organisations shared his experiences to achieve a high percentage in his hometown and many villages as well.
Continuation program of COVID awareness, vaccination and COVID related
schemes & programs with Medical team and Social Welfare department of
Ukhrul district held at three villages i.e Greenland, Alungtang and Awontang on 13th November 2021 at Awontang Community Hall. We clubbed the nearby villagers and three programs together because people’s response is less if we organize meeting more often as most of them are engaged with their
field works and others. 50 (22 male & 28 female) people attended the program
Two doctors and two nurses came again for the program from medical team and a staff from social welfare dept. were deputed.24 person got vaccinated out of 50 participants
1st dose -13 & 2nd dose – 11
COVID-19 and Vaccination Camp were again held on 14th Nov.2021 at two villages i.e Lanai with 45 participants (19 male & 26 female) and 10 people got vaccinated and
Ngainga villages with 60 participants (38 male & 22 female), 24 people got vaccinated at this program.
Awareness Campaign about COVID appropriate behaviour and COVID related schemes & programs was held on 12th Dec.2021 at Kuirei Village. Led by the village Headman, 50 participants (32 male & 18 female) attended the meeting.
It is found that both the Pastor and Headman and villagers have not vaccinated. Only 3 persons are found vaccinated having completed their dose
After the awareness and general information on appropriate behaviour was told, we told them that COVID is real because some of AWID staffs were infected and gone through the pain we don’t want any of them experience the same pain and suffering. To prove that COVID is real, Our staff
Juliet Shaiza shared a heart-touching testimony about her family.
Later they rasied several questions on vaccination, but we told them we are not in a position to give the answers as we are not medical team, but a medical team would be coming the next day so they could raise any quiries.
On 13th Dec. 2021, doctors and his team arrived for vaccination and 6 people got their jab.
According to the Ukhrul district hospital coverage report of COVID-19 vaccination till 12 Dec.2021, out of 90607 voters of Ukhrul district (as per electoral list) 45417 people have vaccinated
Through AWID’s humble intervention on vaccination drive with medical team, 137 people from our project villages have vaccinated.
1st dose- 86
2nd dose - 51