Measles-Rubella Vaccination Drive for Kids Launched

0

Bhubaneswar: A Measles-Rubella (MR) vaccination campaign that will cover around 1.13 crore children in the State was launched by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday.

The drive will continue till March 26 and will cover children between the age group of nine months and 15 years.

The measles-rubella vaccine is being introduced in the state for the first time in the immunisation programme.