Noted educationalist, Philosopher, Gandhian Scholar, Padmashree Awardee, GITAM Chancellor Prof.K.Ramakrishna Rao accompanied by GIMSR Pro-VC Dr C.VRao was administered the vaccine at the GITAM Institute Of Medical Sciences and Research (GIMSR) Hospital today.
GITAM Chancellor Prof.K.Ramakrishna Rao thanked all the doctors, nurses, health workers who are successfully implementing the largest vaccination drive in the county and urged all eligible citizens to get vaccinated. He also appreciated GIMSR medical teams and mentioned that undiluted courage, selflessness, determination have ensured that India remains on track in these difficult times.
GIMSR Pro Vice-chancellor Prof.CVRao informed that The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has released a complete manual with instructions for registering for the second phase of the coronavirus vaccination drive, which will cover people above the age of 60 and those above 45 with comorbidities. Eligible citizens will be able to register themselves on the Co-WIN 2.0 portal. Walk-in registration is also an option. He informed that GIMSR identified as a vaccination center and started the Vaccination program.