Odisha News Insight

Measles-Rubella Vaccination Drive in Odisha from Jan 29

ONI Bureau:  With the National target of Measles elimination and Rubella Control by 2020, Odisha Government has decided to launch the Measles-Rubella (MR) vaccination campaign from January 29 for five weeks.

Under the programme, two doses of measles vaccine will be given to children belonging to the age group between  9 months and 15 years. The campaign aims at 100% vaccination of all the children across the State.