Polio

Polio vaccination fiasco: Doctor was busy on phone despite repeated pleas, say workers

Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope has said those suspended would be terminated if the probe established  them to be involved in the horrendous lapse. 

published on : 5th February 2021

Maharashtra kids given sanitiser drops instead of polio dose stable: Official

A report will be submitted to the government and appropriate action will be taken at the state- level, Yavatmal Collector M D Singh said.

published on : 2nd February 2021

Disabled Kerala man gets PM Modi’s pat for ‘clean up’ initiative

According to Rajappan, things would have been easy if he had a bigger boat. He presently has a very small boat that was gifted by a Malappuram resident.

published on : 2nd February 2021

12 kids administered sanitiser drops instead of polio dose in Maharashtra's Yavatmal district

The incident took place at Bhanbora PHC in Kapsikopri village when the National Pulse Polio vaccination drive for children aged 1-5 years was underway.

published on : 1st February 2021

Polio vaccination begins in Odisha

Pulse polio drive was launched across the State on Sunday with healthcare staff administering the vaccine to eligible children below five years of age.

published on : 1st February 2021

38 lakh children get polio shots in Telangana

Over 23,331 booths were set up and 877 mobile teams were formed for the purpose. 

published on : 1st February 2021

Over 51 lakh given pulse polio drops in Andhra Pradesh

Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy launched the campaign by  administering polio drops to children at his camp office on Sunday. 

published on : 1st February 2021

1.88 lakh children receive polio vaccine in Kochi

The district recorded 90.29% turnout of targeted children in the polio immunisation drive held on Sunday.

published on : 1st February 2021

Don’t miss polio dose: CM Yediyurappa’s advice to parents 

Says 64 lakh children below 5yrs will be administered vaccine

published on : 1st February 2021

Pulse Polio: 90.5% of kids given drops on Day One in Karnataka

The state on Sunday launched the Pulse-Polio programme on Sunday and on the first day itself covered 90.5 per cent of the targeted children’s population.

published on : 1st February 2021

65 lakh kids receive polio drops in Tamil Nadu

Remaining children will be covered during door-to-door surveillance in the coming days

published on : 1st February 2021

89 lakh kids below 5 years given polio drops across India on 'Polio Ravivar': Health ministry

Vaccination teams have also been deployed at bus terminals, railway stations, airports and ferry crossing to vaccinate children in transit to ensure no child misses the life-saving dose.

published on : 31st January 2021

Tamil Nadu CM launches polio vaccination camp at Madurai airport

The CM inaugurated polio vaccination camp at the airport where he administered the vaccine to four children.

published on : 31st January 2021

2,033 pulse polio booths in Ernakulam district

A total of 2,09,098 children, below the age of five years, will be administered oral polio vaccine in the district as part of the pulse polio immunisation drive on Sunday.

published on : 31st January 2021

Polio vaccination: Volunteers roped in

The government has said that this will be the 17th year the State has been polio-free.  

published on : 31st January 2021
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