1546 vaccinated, no fresh cases


Gangtok, 23 Feb: Vaccination against COVID-19 continued in the State with 1546 frontline and health

workers getting their shots today. Of those vaccinated today, 264 were health workers and 1282 were frontline workers. In his daily health bulletin, State IEC Officer, Health Department, Sonam G Bhutia informed that in the Urban Primary Healthcare Centre 132 frontline workers were vaccinated today, at STNM 24 frontline workers and 3 health care workers, at CRH Tadong 23 frontline workers and 57 health workers were vaccinated. Further, 51 frontline workers in Pakyong PHC, 44 in Singtam, 63 in Sang, 27 in Rangpo, 81 in Rhenock, 118 in ITBP camp and 188 in IRB Mangley were vaccinated.

In Chungthang, 8 health workers and 152 frontline workers; in West Sikkim 95 health workers and 216 frontline workers; in Melli 1 health worker and 116 frontline workers were vaccinated today. Meanwhile, no fresh cases of COVID-19 reported in the last 24 hours from the 171 tests conducted. Two persons

were discharged from isolation taking the number of total discharged to 5853. There are currently 47 active cases in the state and no one in the ICU facility of STNM’s Covid wing. So far, 77978 tests have

been conducted in the state while the number of total cases is 6132.