Pulse polio drive in Sivakasi

24th April 2012

Pavala Rajesh Kumar Jeyabalan

Second phase of pulse polio drive in Sivakasi

The second phase of Pulse Polio Immunisation was held in Sivakasi on 15th April 2012. Booths were placed in Schools, Sathunavu, Mahamaipandu Hospitals and Vaasagar Saalais, to provide Polio Vaccination drops. Sivakasi Government Hospital and some Private Hospitals also gave Immunisation Drops. The service began at 07:00 a.m. and ends at 05:00 p.m.

The Polio vaccine were stored in refrigerators between +2°C and +8°C. Parents were caustious and bring their kids to the booths and make them to had drops. Following the immunisation, the child-s finger is marked to confirm vaccination.

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