Imphal: Manipur chief minister N. Biren Singh on Wednesday launched a mobile iInsulated vaccination Bus at Khurai Lamlong Keithel, Imphal East.
The mobile vaccination bus was donated by Khurai MLA L. Susindro Meitei.
“A cash reward of Rs 20 lakh would be given to the first fully vaccinated assembly constituency,” Biren announced at the launching of the mobile vaccination bus.
The announcement was made to encourage mass vaccination drives being taken up in all the Assembly Constituencies of the state.
Biren Singh said India has started the world’s largest free vaccination drive under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He added vaccination is the only weapon to fight Covid-19.
Stating that people have lost their loved ones due to the pandemic, the chief minister urged all the eligible persons to get vaccinated at the earliest to protect against the dreaded disease.
Seeking people’s support and cooperation in the fight against Covid-19 disease, he said everyone should maintain Covid Appropriate Behaviour and guidelines issued by the government.
Susindro said that 5 kg of rice, hand sanitizer and face mask would be provided to all those persons who volunteered themselves for vaccination.
People can avail the facility of the mobile vaccination bus at their homes if there are atleast ten persons to be vaccinated. Such service would continue till the constituency is fully vaccinated.