New Delhi: SAIL-Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) has accelerated the pace of vaccination by opening centres at different strategic location with the support of the District Administration to ensure vaccination for all.
According to an official statement of the Plant, more than 75,000 vaccine doses have been administered in the vaccination centres run by SAIL-RSP till Monday. Out of this 6,516 are employees and 9,542 their dependants. The rest about 57,000 persons belonging to various sections of people living in Steel City.
A special vaccination centre was opened at Delhi Public School, Sector-14, on May 24, for the employees of SAIL, Rourkela Steel Plant and their family members, Contract Labour, inhabitants of the servant quarters as well as other residents of the steel township belonging to the age group 18- 44.
The centre witnessed an enthusiastic response from the residents of Steel Township. Elaborate arrangements were also made on May 30, for the vaccination of differently-abled persons.
In all 4,738 shots of vaccines were administered at the centre which comprised 497 employees, 873 their dependants. The rest 3,368 were Contract labours and other residents of the Steel Township.
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