The Police Regional Office 7 fully supports the government’s call for a 3-day nationwide simultaneous vaccination drive against COVID-19 from November 29 to December 1.
The three-day vaccination drive dubbed as “Barangayanihan Bakunahan” project to be spearheaded by the Department of Health (DOH) and Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) targets to inoculate 15 million Filipinos across 16 regions outside Metro Manila.
PBGEN ROQUE EDUARDO DP VEGA, PRO7 Regional Director ordered the City and Provincial Directors and respective health service units in the provinces to prepare to augment PNP nurses assigned in municipal and city police station to assist during the vaccination day.
He added they are three (3) doctors and ten (10) nurses assigned at the Regional Dental and Medical Unit 7, eight ( nurses from Siquijor PPO, four (4) nurses from Negros Oriental PPO, and five (5) nurses from Bohol PPO ready for deployment as Vaccination Team.
“Sa mga hindi pa po nagpabakuna, samantalahin nyo po itong “Barangayanihan Bakunahan” ng gobyerno. Andito ang inyong kapulisan nakaantabay at naka-alalay sa ating mga kababayan. Mayroong tayong “PNP Libreng Sakay” para sa mga kababayan natin na walang masakyan. Ang mga sasakyan mula sa mga police stations ay nandiyan para ihatid kayo sa inyong pupuntahan na vaccination site,”said Vega.
As of this date, out of 11, 296 total strength of this PRO, 9, 673 PNP personnel, or 85.63 percent are dully vaccinated with the remaining 222 without vaccination. (PRO7-PIO)