Around 4.07 lakh children to get MR vaccines in Rajshahi

19 December, 2020 12:00 AM printer

RAJSHAHI: About 4.07 lakh children will be brought under one dose of measles-rubella (MR) vaccination each in the Measles-Rubella Campaign-2020 in Rajshahi district.

Deputy Civil Surgeon Dr Raziul Haque disclosed this while addressing a press conference on “Measles-Rubella Campaign-2020′arranged by the Civil Surgeon Office at its conference room in the city on Thursday, reports BSS.

The Expanded Programme on Immunisation (EPI) of Directorate General of Health Services, World Health Organisation, GAVI and UNICEF will extend support in arranging the campaign abiding by the health directives in the wake of the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic situation.