Hoshiarpur: 3 day migratory pulse polio campaign began today. The campaign started today on 26th April and will continue on 27th April and end on 28th April.
The health department in the leadership of District Immunization Officer, Dr. Gurdeep Singh Kapoor will feed the polio drops to the children of migratory population from other states. The polio drops will be served to 22,378 migrant children of 0 to 5 years of age group.
Dr. Gurdeep Singh Kapoor said that 161 teams have been formed of 322 volunteers who would visit the households, slum areas, brick kilns and other places to feed the polio drops to migrant children. He informed that 39 supervisors have also been appointed for supervising the campaign.
A rikshaw awareness rally was also organized on this occasion in order to make the people aware about the campaign.