National Institute of Technology,Tiruchirapalli with the Trichy District administration has organised COVID workplace vaccination drive in their campus today to vaccinate all the eligible and willing
employees of the Institute above 18 to 44 years years against COVID infection.
The vaccination drive was inaugurated by the Institute Director Dr.Mini Shaji Thomas at 10 AM , in the presence of the Deputy Director Dr.Umapathy. The Director conveyed that vaccines are safe and an
important tool to protect everyone in the present COVID scenario and encouraged all the employees to come forward and take the vaccination.
The Medical Officer Dr. R. Priyanka and the medical team of the Institute Hospital along with the Trichy administration team conducted the vaccination drive. 240 people took vaccination in a single day
during this vaccination drive with all the COVID precautions and the SOP in place. The beneficiaries were screened by the doctors, after checking the vital parameters were recommended for vaccination. Post
vaccination, people were observed for 30 minutes duration and were given the provisional vaccination certificate. The employees extended their heartfelt thanks to the Institute administration for the
effective step towards vaccination at the right time as per the government advisory.