Over 7.54 million people have been vaccinated so far against Covid-19 in the district. District Health Officer Dr. Ataul Munim said on Thursday that 4.45 million citizens received their first dose, while 3.01 million were given the second injection.
He further added that 39,828 health workers were also given the first dose, while 36,647 received their second.
Vaccinations were conducted at 37 vaccination centers and 20 mobile vaccination camps across the Faisalabad area, where registered people were being vaccinated.
In order to facilitate these people, centers had been established in various areas of the city including Allied Hospital, District Headquarters Hospital, Government General Hospital, Faisalabad Institute of Cardiology, Government General Hospital Samanabad, Children Hospital, Sports Complex Samanabad, Tehsil Headquarters Hospital Jaranwala, Samundri, Tandlianwala, Chak Jhumra, Sports Complex Chak Jhumrah, Sports Complex Jaranwala, Government General Hospital Chak 224/R-B, New Building RHC Khurrianwala, New Building THQ Sammundri, New Building THQ Tandlianwala, Social Security Hospital Madina Town, Wapda Hospital, Rural Health Centers Mureed Wala, Kanjwani, Mamukanjan, RHC Chak 400-GB, RHC Chak 153/R-B, RHC Chak 374-GB and Chak 469-GB.
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These vaccination centers are open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. except for the Sports Complex Samanabad center, which will remain open round the clock. Dr. Munim added that the district has a sufficient stock of the vaccine.
Published in The Express Tribune, February 25th, 2022.
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