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Polio drops


Maharashtra: 12 children administered sanitiser instead of polio drops at health sub-centre in Yavatmal

February 02, 2021 1:58 pm

While the children were later hospitalised at Government Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) in Yavatmal, district health officials said they were fine and under observation for 48 hours. The staffers responsible will soon be suspended and an inquiry into the matter was underway, officials added.

Child dies after polio vaccination,CMO orders probe

September 17, 2013 4:44 am

A newborn in Dharaura village on Monday died after being administered polio drops by a team of health workers engaged in door-to-door polio campaign.

Bengal polio goof-up: 114 kids hospitalised after being given Hepatitis B vaccine

April 08, 2014 12:34 pm

Hepatitis B is administered through injection while pulse polio drops are given orally.

No polio cases reported in last nine years: Tamil Nadu

February 23, 2013 2:01 pm

Over 1,000 transit booths will be functioning in major bus stands,railway stations and airports.

Briefly Region: 26.4 lakh kids get polio drops

April 16, 2012 1:34 am

As many as 26.4 lakh children,upto the age of five years,were administered polio drops during the second National Immunisation round of Pulse Polio 2011-12,on Sunday.

Over 9 lakh children given polio drops in city

February 03, 2009 2:26 am

As many as 9,40,011 children were administered polio drops in the Pulse Polio Immunization Programme by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation on Sunday.