Bandipora, Aug 15: Recognizing administrative skills, hard work and strategies during the pandemic (Covid 19) the block medical officer(BMO) Bandipora Dr. Masrat Iqbal wani was awarded with certificate of excellence today on the occasion of 75th I- Day by District administration Bandipora ,thus another feather added to crown.

BMO Masrat Iqbal made proud not only Bandipora but whole country when he set the record of 100 % vaccination in a remotest, non motorable village Vewan Bandipora, making it first village in India to achieve the cent percent target.

Divisional commissioner kashmir P.K pole appreciated his efforts and awarded him a with certificate recently. Besides ,Prime minister of India Narendra Modi also appreciated his efforts , strategy and hard work in “Mann ki baat programme” thus made Covid warriors and frontline health workers of bandipora proud again.


In PM’s Speech of monthly radio program “Mann ki baat” he had advised the other health officials to choose the same Setergy as the health officials choosed in Bandipora district.

meanwhile, BMO Bandipora said that he has dedicated the same award to his entire health team who worked tirelessly during covid crises in Bandipora district.