Pulse Polio Days have come! Pulse polio immunisation programme will be organised in Hyderabad city on 23rd January 2011. Hyderabad District health officials announced that the coming drive in Hyderabad city will cover the 6,60,102 children aged between 0-5 years. The programmes this year lays emphasis on migrant population, children of construction workers, beggars along with street children.
The officials have been making arrangements to set up 3,200 polio booths along with 64 mobile booths in Hyderabad city. Apart from the regular booth day on 23rd January 2011, house to house immunisation activity will also be organised between January 24-26 to cover the remaining children.