ITANAGAR, Jul 16: Health care worker, Tamchi Kaku, working at Chimpu PHC succumbed to Covid 19 here on Wednesday at DCH. She was 19 weeks pregnant at the time of her death. As a Senior Field Worker (SFW) at Chimpuc PHC, late Kaku was engaged in covid vaccination duty. Born in the year 1985 at Sarli, late Kaku had tested positive for Covid on 30th June last.
Informing this in a release Tamchi Welfare Society (TWS) said that despite being pregnant she valiantly continued to work and contributed significantly in the vaccination drive. “Being pregnant she had applied for leave from the Medical officer of Chimpu PHC and also from DMO ICR. Without any complaint she continued to work and ultimately made supreme sacrifice along with the unborn baby,” the society stated.
The Tamchi Welfare Society (TWS) saluted her for making supreme sacrifices for the people during the deadly COVID 19 Pandemic. “Late Kaku, was one of the active members of the society. She was a woman of simplicity, hardworking and shared good rapport with the people. TWS offers heartfelt condolence, deepest sympathy and prayers with the family members,” the TWS stated. Late Kaku leaves behind her husband Tamchi Taram and two daughters.