|Early Times Report|
Kotranka, Jan 19: A function was held at Community Health Centre, Kandi to initiate the pulse polio programme which was inaugurated by Additional Deputy Commissioner, Kotranka Surender Kumar
Block Medical Officer, Kotranka Dr. Iqbal Malik said that a total 128 polio booths and 498 employees including volunteers, members of NGOs, Govt. teachers, AWW and ASHAs were employed to cover this huge task in Kotranka and Budhal.
BMO said that this is a three-day programme where for the first day the polio vaccination will be done from the booths and then for the next two days the teams will visit each and every house even in the most far-flung area to vaccinate the children.