500 with no documents vaccinated in special drive

Summit Report

Gangtok, 21 Jul:

In a special three-day vaccination drive, 500 people from Lower MG Marg-Lall Bazaar ward under Gangtok Municipal Corporation who have no identity proof received free vaccination for COVID-19. This special drive for people who have no documents is being conducted from 19 to 21 July here at Thakurbari vaccination site.

Speaking to media persons here this afternoon, Ward Councilor for Lower MG Marg-Lall Bazaar, Ashok Kumar Prasad expressed his gratitude to the Chief Minister PS Tamang for this special vaccination drive for people without documents. He further thanked the Health Department and vaccination team.

He informed that in this three-day long vaccination drive, 100 beneficiaries were vaccinated on 19 July and then 200 each were vaccinated on 20 and 21 July.

The Ward Councilor thanked CLC and WLC workers of Sikkim Krantikari Morcha party for working hard to ensure no person is left out in this vaccination drive. He informed that vaccination of people without documents in other municipal wards would also be held in the coming days.