Centre to roll out '107 block plan'

  The centre has identified 107 high-risk polio-affected blocks - 66 in UP and 41 in Bihar - and mooted a special "107 block plan" to be implemented in these blocks to boost eradication efforts.....see clipping

New polio vaccination scheme

  The Union government has launched a new immunization polio campaign in Delhi and Uttar Pradesh. Though the Delhi gorvernment has already a programme of polio drops, the central government has..... see clipping

Bivalent polio vaccine introduced in Delhi, U.P.

  Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad on Sunday launched the bivalent oral vaccineagainst polio in Delhi and Uttar Pradesh to mark the nation immunisation day......see clipping

Bivalent oral polio vaccine introduced in Delhi

  Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad on Sunday launched the bivalent oral vaccineagainst polio in Delhi and Uttar Pradesh to mark the nation immunisation day......see clipping

Polio Virus hits Malegaon kids, Malegaon, Mumbai

  A one-and-a-half year oldboy has been afflicted with wild polio virus type 1(PV1), whihcwas thought to be eradicated from Maharashtra on years ago in Jeilunpura in Malegaon district. Polio virus......see clipping

Pulse Polio programme today, Bangalore

  The sceond phase of the pulse polio immunisation programme will be conducted on February 7. The Health Department with Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palika (BBMP) has arranged 31010 polio booths......see clipping

One virus another vaccine for some districts, Jalandhar

  Some districts in Punjab where poliodrops will be administered tomorrow have reported type one polio virus. However, the state Health Department in its wisdom has decided to administer the monovalent......see clipping

UP polio plan: Cash as boostershot, Lucknow

  The Uttar Pradesh government has drawn up a scheme to pay parents for getting their children immunised against polio, meals, TB and other diseases. Planned under the National Rural Health Mission......see clipping

Naxals allow polio campaing, Raipur

  when it comes to administering two drops of polio vaccine to a child, even Naxalites prefer to put their guns down in Chattisgarh. If state health officials are to be believed, the Naxals are not......see clipping

Rotary Club organises pulse polio camp, Jammu

  Rotary club Jammu midtown held a pulse polio drop campaign today at railway station under the presidentship of Vinay Kapoor and his team. In this camp, Vinay apprised parents about the problem ......see clipping

Mittal, Birla Rotary International United in bid to eradicate Polio

  Steeel baron Laxmi Narayan Mittal, his wife Usha Mittal and Rajashree Birla of Aditya Birla Group today gave a clarion call to all Indians to come together in eradicating the menace of polio from the country......see clipping

Wealth in Health: Steel maker invests time, Differently

  Steel maker Arcelor Mittal Chairman Laxmi Niwas Mittal gives polio drops to a child at the inaugration of Rotary Free Health Camp in New Delhi on Thursday. The Karnataka government has cleared a proposal......see clipping

Pulse Polio awareness Rally, Bangalore

  A pulse polio awareness rally was flagged off by the BBMP Commissioner Bharat Lal Meena and actor Tara here on Wednessday. The program is scheduled to be held on January 10 and February 7. The palika......see clipping

For a cause, New Delhi

  Joint effort: Mr Kumar Mangalam Birla, Chairman, Aditya Birla Group, Mr S.C. Jamir, Governmenr of Maharashtra, and Ms Rajshree Birla at the launch of the polio eradication campaign at Raj Bhavan in Mumbai......see clipping

Pulse Polio: Rotary International impressed, Chandigargh

  Moved on seeing the way migrants lived in Madanpur village, members of the Rotary International who toured the are here today, along with helath officials, in connection with the pulse polio campaign......see clipping

Ulema appeals to the help root out polio, Ghaziabad

  To combat the growing incidence of polio in the country, especially western Uttar Pradesh where 180 of the 339 cases were reported in 2007, the Indian Muslimulema and Rotary International have joined......see clipping

Barelvis, Deobandis come together to fight polio, Lucknow

  Although, the Barelvis and the Deobandis, are knwon for their conflicting ideologies, 'Ulema' of both the sects in the state have joined hands in the anti-polio drive and their efforts have started pay......see clipping

UP holds key to polio battle, Lucknow

  Rotary Foundation trustee and Polio Eradication Advocacy Task Force chairman Rober S Scott said the world was looking towards Uttar Pradesh for eradication of polio. " If we win the war against......see clipping

Rotary award for Madhavan Nair, Chennai

  The 'Rotary DLF Pride of India' Award, instituted by Rotary International 3230, was presented to former Indian Space Research Organisation chairman G. Madhavan Nair here on Sunday. The award......see clipping

Polio Champion Award to Nitish, Patna

  The International Polio Plus Commission of Rotary International conferred Chief Minister Nitish Kumar with Polio Champion Award on Sunday for his "support and encouragement" in endorsing polio immunisation......see clipping

New polio vaccine to be given today, New Delhi

  The Government's Health Department has decidedto do away with the trappings of launching every new anti-polio campaign with the administration of polio pulse drops to children at Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit's......see clipping

NBT project to strengthen fight against polio, Lucknow

  To further fortify the polio eradication drive, the Union Helath Minsitry will launch a special New Born Tracking (NBT) project in the country. The project, which will keep record of all children......see clipping

Helping eradicate polio

  Rotary International Districts 3230, organized an evening of music, Aayiram Nilava Vaa, in support of Polio Plus on Friday the January 2 at 6:30 pm at the Kamaraj Arangam. Entry was free. Rotary International, Dist 3230, comprising of 104 clubs from five revenue districts, conferred the prestigious title......see clipping

Child tracking software to help eradicate polio, Patna/Lucknow

  Polio eradication in India will soon have a new tool, the Newborn Tracking project that will ensure no kid is left out during immunization rounds even if the family migrates. The programme will make......see clipping

Nitish gets award for polio eradication, Patna

  Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar has drawn accolades and appreciation from different quarters in recognistion of the good work done by him in the four years in office. On Sunday, it turned out to be......see clipping

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