Arunachal’s healthcare workers go the extra mile to vaccinate people in remote areas
Braving the extreme weather and terrain, health workers in Arunachal Pradesh are taking another extra step to ensure that the Covid vaccine reaches all eligible citizens in the state. Sparsely
Braving the extreme weather and terrain, health workers in Arunachal Pradesh are taking another extra step to ensure that the Covid vaccine reaches all eligible citizens in the state.
Sparsely populated, Arunachal Pradesh has lots of remotely located villages in each district.
With no motorable roads connecting this remote villages, health workers have to negotiate through thick jungles, cross raging rivers, as well as Trek Mountains.
Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Tuesday lauded another health worker from the state who safely transported Covid vaccines in the thick jungles of Lower Dibang Valley amidst heavy rain on foot.
“This photo says it all… Our #frontlineworker braving to ensure covid vaccines reaches all eligible citizen wherever they are. A health worker safely transports #Covid vaccine carrier box in the thick jungles of #LowerDibangValley amidst heavy rain on foot,” CM Khandu tweeted.
This photo says it all…
Our #frontlineworker braving to ensure covid vaccines reaches all eligible citizen wherever they are.
— Pema Khandu པདྨ་མཁའ་འགྲོ་། (@PemaKhanduBJP) August 17, 2021
First Published: 18th August, 2021 20:37 IST
TOPMOST STORY NOW
Brig BD Mishra to take oath as Meghalaya Guv today
Arunachal Pradesh Governor Brigadier BD Mishra will be sworn in as the Governor of Meghalaya today. The additional charge was handed over to Mishra on Monday. Brigadier BD Mishra will be sworn in as the Governor of Meghalaya today at 4:30 PM at Raj Bhavan in Shillong. Also Read : Assam origin Faron Medhi crowned […]04th October 2022
Hundreds march in Arunachal against insurgency, extortion & drug menace￼
Expressing their resentment over the rampant insurgency, extortion, kidnappings, and drug menace, villagers including students and traders in khonsa under the Tirap district of Arunachal Pradesh took to the streets on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti today. Carrying banners and placards those taking part in the rally shouted slogans against insurgency, extortion, and drug menace […]02nd October 2022
AFSPA extended in 9 districts of Nagaland, 3 of Arunachal
The Centre took the step following a further review of the law and order situation in Nagaland as well as in Arunachal Pradesh.01st October 2022
Arunachal team leaves for Subroto Cup Int’l Football Tournament in Delhi
The Arunachal team for the Subroto Cup international football tournament in Delhi was flagged off last evening from Mebo IB ground in East Siang district. Notably, the Deputy Director of School Education, East Siang district, Odhuk Tabing, flagged off the team of 18 member players from Government Higher Secondary School, Mebo, including team Coach, Mibom […]30th September 2022
Rajnath Singh set to begin two-day long visit to A’chal
And on September 30, the Raksha Mantri will be visiting Sela and reviewing the progress of the work for the crucial Sela tunnel.29th September 2022