Intensified Mission Indradhanush 2.0 discussed

DAPORIJO, Nov 21: Daporijo EAC Tanam Kyali chaired a meeting of the Upper Subansiri district task force for immunization on the Intensified Mission Indradhanush (IMI) 2.0 here on Thursday.
During the meeting, DRCHO Dr G Hangkar asked the blocks to “aid in achieving cent percent immunization coverage, especially by giving special emphasis on high-risk areas, and (carrying out) thorough household survey to identify the beneficiaries in the targeted age group of 0-2 years and pregnant women, both dropped and left-out.”
He informed that IMI 2.0 will be carried out for four rounds, starting 2 December, “for a span of seven days in each month, till March 2020, excluding Sundays and holidays.”
The DRCHO asked all the block and district data handlers like BDMs and the DDM to “give more emphasis on data uploading timely for better achievement of the immunization coverage.”
Earlier, the EAC sought cooperation from inter-convergent departments like women & child development, education, health etc, saying the departments “are interlinked with each other in many welfare programmes of the government.”
Among others, DMO Dr Tajing Taki, CDPO Ijum Dui Bui, MS Dr Joti Nalo, IDSP DSO Dr Tape Dakpe, and DANO Dr Takam Bagbi attended the meeting. (DIPRO)