Life in Gurgaon

Anti-polio drug

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A three-day polio campaign started in the district on Sunday. Civil surgeon Dr. BK Rajaura at the District Civil Hospital started the campaign by feeding the child with anti-polio drugs. In the campaign, 1267 booths were prepared on the first day for polio vaccination of children from zero to five years. On which more than 40 percent of the children were given polio inhibitor drug

Nodal Officer Dr. M.P. Singh said that in the three-day campaign, 3 lakh 58 thousand 850 children have been targeted to provide polio and now the medicines will be given at home and on Monday and Tuesday. 5062 staff duty is engaged in this campaign and the campaign is being run under supervision of 257 Supervisors. A child in the district should not be living with drinking polio, for this reason the district has been promoted to provide medicines for every child from zero to five years. He said that the Health Department team will try to provide polio medicine to every child, but people of the society have appealed that they also come forward to make the polio campaign successful.