Health

1,63,155 children would be covered under Puls polio campaign : Deputy Commissioner

April 01, 2017 11:46 AM

Punjab News Express/ SK.Vyas
HOSHIARPUR : Deputy Commissioner of Hoshiarpur Vipul Ujwal has said that under the National Puls Polio Campaign in the district nearly 1,63,155 childrens would be covered from April 2 to 4 . It will include 1,27,095 children from rural areas whereas 36,060 children would be covered from urban areas.


He has also directed the official of health Department to provide special attention towards the slum areas and organize camps to facilitate the children from weaker section.

Its may be mentioned here that to achieve the target under national Plus polio campaign in the district 1539 teams have been deputed out of which 1494 (Regular Teams) will cover the each and every house hold besides 24 transit and 21 mobile teams will organize camp at public places like bus stand and Railway stations .

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