Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV) announced the opening of a Vaccination Centre at its CV manufacturing plant in Oragadam. The facility was open from Monday to Saturday, 9:30 to 17:00. With five vaccination booths, the Centre can process up to 250 people a day. The facility also has a refreshments area, a post-vaccination lounge and seating for up to 300 people.
Anyone wishing to apply for the COVID-19 vaccine should register through the Government’s Co-WIN site: http://www.cowin.gov.in. Registration is available to those 18 years old and above. Vaccinations at the DICV site will commence once doses are available; vaccines will be administered by private hospital and Government health personnel depending on availability.
In addition to employees, DICV also plans to give the vaccine free to truck drivers of all brands. The company will continue offering the facility as a Vaccination Centre for as long as necessary.