As per the directives given by the Kohima District Task Force on COVID-19 in view of the detection of Covid-19 positive cases in rural areas, the random sampling has been carried out in various rural areas under Kohima district.
The random sampling drive was conducted at Kezo Town and Kidima by Kohima CMO Team and MO Kezocha along with administration and PS Kezocha on 3rd June 2021. A total of 33 samples were collected from these two areas during the drive.
The random drive was also conducted on the same at Tseminyu sub-division amongst the town residents including shopkeepers and traders. A total of 107 samples were collected during the drive led by district administration, medical team and Tseminyu Sub-Divisional Task Force on Covid -19.
Meanwhile, on the ongoing Covid vaccination, the Tseminyu Medical Team at Tesophenyu PHC, on June 4 vaccinated 30 beneficiaries including Village Front Line workers, 27 beneficiaries from the age group of 18 – 44 years and three from 45 years and above.