Mangaluru, Jul 16: The National Service Scheme unit of Yenepoya Institute of Arts, Science Commerce and Management, on July 12 conducted a Covid-19 mega second vaccination drive at the Balmatta campus.
The mega vaccination drive majorly focused on vaccinating staff members and students of YIASCM.
The dose administered was Covishield and given free to all the staff and students. The drive started at 10.30 am, in the presence of the principal Dr Parvadhavardhini Gopalakrishnan, vice-principal Dr Shareena P, and NSS officer Pavitra Shetty.
All the staff members as well as the students followed the Covid-19 protocols of social distancing and wearing masks. The camp concluded at 4.30 pm, with close to 500 people vaccinated. The vaccination drive was a huge success and the NSS student volunteers did a great job at managing the attendees. District health officials, ASHA workers and Covid warriors are appreciated for their dedication.