Hyderabad: Mr Abhay Kumar Gupta, Divisional Railway Manager, Secunderabad Division inaugurated COVID Vaccination Centre at Health Unit, Chilkalguda in Secunderabad on Saturday.
Dr C Ravindra Sharma, Chief Medical Superintendent, and Mr Ravichandran Additional Divisional Railway Manager, Secunderabad Division were also present on the occasion.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr Kumar advised all the serving / retired employees and their family members to utilize this opportunity as a safety precautionary measure to stop the spread of COVID-19.
Vaccine was given to the Railway staff on registering their names at the counter provided.
As a precautionary measure, COVID Testing Camp was also conducted to staff at Secunderabad Divisional Office Headquarters, to detect asymptomatic cases and overcome the spread of COVID-19.
Earlier, on April 1, a COVID Vaccination centre was also opened at COVID Care Centre, Kazipet for the beneficiary of serving/retired employees and their family members, an SCR release here said.