Indra Dhanush campaign from Dec 2: DHO Dr Venkatesh

Mysuru, November 29:- “District Health Department is organising Indra Dhanush campaign from December 2 in the district,” said district health officer (DHO) Dr R Venkatesh at a press meet held at the department on Friday.

“The campaign is being organised for pregnant women and children under the age of 2. The campaign will be held from December 2019 to March 2020, except Thursdays and holidays. 283 high-risk areas have been identified. 1,694 children and 466 pregnant women will be provided with the vaccine,” he added.

“We are working hard to ensure that all children get this vaccine. 99% of the programme has been successful so far,” he added.

Poster of Indra Dhanush campaign was released on the occasion. (MR/KS)

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