In Nagpur City 270 out of the 485 targeted health workers were vaccinated on the first day of the mega vaccination program on January 16.
53 beneficiaries were given shots of Bharat Biotech COVID-19 vaccine at GMC HOSPITAL (COVAXIN) Dhantol Zone No. 04 out of the 53, 34 were male recipients while 19 were female
37 beneficiaries were given shots of COVID-19 vaccine at IGGMC HOSPITAL (COVISHIELD) Gandhibag Zone No. 06 out of which 17 were male while 20 were female
68 beneficiaries were given shots of COVID-19 vaccine at AIIMS HOSPITAL (COVISHIELD) Dhantoli Zone No. 04 out of which 44 male 24 female
53 beneficiaries were given shots of COVID-19 vaccine at DAGA HOSPITAL (COVISHIELD) Gandhibag Zone No. 06 out of which 22 male 31 female
59 beneficiaries were given shots of COVID-19 vaccine at Ashinagar PMH HOSPITAL Zone No. 09 (COVISHIELD) out of which 10 male 49 female.
A dose of 0.5ml vaccine was given to the health workers who are registered in the mega vaccination drive. Each center will be vaccinated four days a week and 100 people will be vaccinated every day. The entire system is ready and we will be in touch with every person vaccinated. The second dose will be given after 28 days.
Dr Dipankar Bhivgade, Zonal Medical Officer was the first one to receive the vaccination shot at Pachpaoli centre.
While Chief Medical Officer Dr. Sangeeta Balkote-Khandait was the first among female health workers who received the shot, Medical Officer, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Civil Primary Health Center Manjusha Vivekananda Mathapati, Maternal, and Child Welfare Medical Officer Vaishali Mohkar administered the vaccine. The superintendent of Shalinitai Meghe Hospital at Hingana Rural Hospital, Dr. Dilip Gode administered the Covishield vaccine.