DSCC to feed vitamin A to 3.73 lakh children

Staff Correspondent

1 June, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) will feed vitamin A capsules to 373,799 children during a nationwide fortnightly campaign from June 5 to June 19.

As many as 2,974 volunteers and 112 supervisors will feed the children in 1,487 centres that will remain open from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. The number of children aged six months to 11 months old is 55,049. They will get blue capsules. On the other hand, a total of 318,750 children aged 12 months to 59 months old will get red capsules.