Chengalpattu District Collector, Thiru A. R. Rahul Nadh, IAS inaugurated the Vaccination Camp for Chennai Suburban Hoteliers at SRM Institute of Hotel Management (IHM), Kattankulathur.
About 200 hoteliers got themselves vaccinated at this camp which was organized by South India Hotels and Restaurants Association in association with District Administration, Chengalpattu.
Speaking at the event, District Collector Thiru A. R. Rahul Nadh said, "Hoteliers are the most vulnerable people because all of us eat without our masks. So it is important that they take the vaccine first."He urged the Association to help in achieving 100% vaccination for all hoteliers in Chengalpattu.
Director Operations of South India Hotels and Restaurants Association, Mr. Sundar Singaram also emphasized the fact that hoteliers are also frontline workers and they need to be vaccinated on a priority basis.
The vote of thanks was proposed by Director (IHM) & Deputy Registrar (SRMIST) Dr. Antony Ashok Kumar.
Also present were Dr. Anuradha DO of Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) and Ms. Priya Mohan of South India Hotels and Restaurants Association.