Imphal: 44 Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ 22 Sect/IGAR (East) organised a Vaccination cum Medical camp for the workers of the road construction company in Tamenglong, informed a press release issued by PIB (Defence Wing).
The vaccination cum medical camp at Salungpang was inaugurated by Commandant Tamenglong battalion on Friday. He praised these silent workers who are contributing immensely towards betterment and development of the region. He further said that their dedicated service will help the district economically bloom in years to come.
The medical staff of the battalion administered COVID vaccine to 150 beneficiaries for construction company camp site. Along with the vaccination drive, the battalion organized a free wellness camp for the benefit of workers and the general public in the area. During the camp, the medical team of 44 Assam Rifles attended and examined over 95 workers and distributed general medicines to them till the time of filing this report.
The CMO of the battalion has established a medical testing laboratory for the benefit of these workers at the camp site. Basic blood and urine testing facility was made available to the beneficiaries free of cost, the release said.