Troop transport vehicles to be used as vaccination ambulances in the Reasi district of J&K | India News
JAMMU: Reasi Police in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday marked 16 modified police vehicles as’vaccination ambulances‘to help in the fight against Covid-19.
The creation of Reasi SSP Shailender Singh, the ambulance service will help the civil administration to reach the most remote corners of the district to ensure 100 percent inoculation. “A total of 16 troop transport vehicles have been transformed into police vaccination ambulances to supplement the health department and act as a force multiplier in the ongoing vaccination campaign in remote areas of the Reasi district,” a police spokesman said.
The SSP has nominated a ASP as a node officer, while one DSP He has been in charge of coordinating the fleet of ambulances with officials from the health department. “In addition to the fleet of 16 vehicles, more than 500 police officers along with 5,774 members of the Villagers Defense Committee (VDC) are already participating in an awareness campaign about the vaccination campaign throughout the district,” the spokesperson said.
In addition, 131 police officers are also deployed with the district administration for house-to-house mopping of positive Covid-19 cases by teams made up of the health and civil administration.