Two Drops Used, One Life Saved

An intensified pulse polio immunization drive will be conducted for 3 days from Sunday 10th March,2019 by the District Health Department in New Delhi. It aims to cover 3.5 lakh children that are below 5 years old and provide these facilities to children in rural areas.

Around 1267 booths will be set up and a door to door awareness program will be carried out.The state of Haryana was declared polio free in 2014 itself but these programs are being carried out to as a safety measure and to ensure that the virus doesn’t resurface.

Should this be our priority? Can the virus reappear? Tell us what you think in the comments below…

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