Pulse Polio Drive Today
By Express News Service | Published: 19th January 2014 11:11 AM |
The Pulse Polio Immunisation Programme will be carried out at 1,858 pulse polio booths in the district on Sunday. Vaccination for children below 5 years will be carried out at booths set up at government hospitals, primary health centres, corporation dispensary, anganwadi centres, schools, boat jetties and railway stations between 8 am and 5 pm.
Polio booths at the airport and bus stations will function till 8 pm. The district-level inauguration of Pulse Polio Immuniastion Programme will be held at Kalamassery Co-operative Medical College on Sunday at 8 am. Excise and Ports Minister K Babu will inaugurate the programme at a function that will be presided over by Works Minister V K Ibrahim Kunju. P Rajeeve MP, district panchayat president Eldhose Kunnappilly, Kalamassery municipal chairman Jamal Manakkadan and other officials concerned will also attend the inaugural function.