About Careers MedBlog Contact us
Medindia LOGIN REGISTER
Advertisement

Immunization Program ‘Mission Indradhanush’ Launched in Tiruchy, South India

by Vishnuprasad on April 7, 2015 at 8:29 PM
Font : A-A+

Immunization Program ‘Mission Indradhanush’ Launched in Tiruchy, South India

Mission Indradhanush, an immunization program initiated by the Center, was launched in Tiruchy on April 7.

Universal immunization of all children under the age of two would be taken up in the district on a mission mode under the program.

Advertisement

Mission Indradhanush aims to cover all those children who are either not vaccinated or are partially vaccinated against seven vaccine preventable diseases such as diphtheria, whooping cough, tetanus, polio, tuberculosis, measles, and Hepatitis B.

Special camps would be held from April 7 to 13. Special camps were to be held under the program in April, May, June, and July. District Collector K.S. Palanisamy said the vaccines would be administered in the district through 222 camps to be held at government primary health centers, health sub-centers, anganwadi centers, urban primary health centers, and identified schools from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Source: Medindia
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Recommended Reading

This site uses cookies to deliver our services.By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie Policy, Privacy Policy, and our Terms of Use  Ok, Got it. Close
×

Immunization Program ‘Mission Indradhanush’ Launched in Tiruchy, South India Personalised Printable Document (PDF)

Please complete this form and we'll send you a personalised information that is requested

You may use this for your own reference or forward it to your friends.

Please use the information prudently. If you are not a medical doctor please remember to consult your healthcare provider as this information is not a substitute for professional advice.

Name *

Email Address *

Country *

Areas of Interests