The government of india launched the pulse polio immunization (ppi) programme in 1995 with the aim of eradicating poliomyelitis by the end of. Pulse polio program is an immunization drive taken by the government of india to eradicate the disease poliomyelitis from our country. The government has recently launched pulse polio programme for 2018, generating concerns over any entry of polio virus from other countries.
The second phase of pulse polio immunisation camp is currently underway in several parts of the country parents of children below five years. Pulse polio 2017, kanhangad 501 likes an initiative through new generation media by district mass media wing, district medical office(health). Home major programmes non communicable diseases injury trauma pulse polio programme pulse polio programme pulse polio. Ppip - pulse polio immunisation programme looking for abbreviations of ppip it is pulse polio immunisation programme pulse polio immunisation.
President ram nath kovind has launched pulse polio immunization (ppi) programme for year 2018 by administering polio drops to children at. This revised version of the operational field guide on pulse polio immunization will provide practical guidelines to health administrators and. New delhi: president ram nath kovind on saturday launched the pulse polio programme for 2018 by administering polio drops to children. With the global initiative of eradication of polio in 1988 following world health assembly resolution in 1988, pulse polio immunization. In a first, the chandigarh health department has decided to launch a night pulse polio immunisation drive in the city later this month health.
Pulse polio is an immunisation campaign established by the government of india to eliminate poliomyelitis (polio) in india by vaccinating all children under the. Key words: pulse polio, vaccine vial monitor introduction in country like india, maintenance of cold chain is of paramount importance opv may lose 4% to. 1 pulse polio programme in india • india committed to the resolution passed by world health assembly for global polio eradication in 1988. President ram nath kovind on 27 january 2018 launched the pulse polio programme 2018 by administering polio drops to children less than.
Q4: can polio vaccine be given to children suffering from cough, cold, fever, diarrhoea or pulse polio vaccination helps to protect your child against polio only. This topic covers the information related to pulse polio programme. Polio immunization: one of the two polio vaccines that are available: oral polio vaccine (opv) and inactivated polio vaccine (ipv) opv was formerly. The federation of obstetric & gynecological societies of india pulse polio campaign pulse-polio icon-pdf-02 click here to download pulse polio campaign.
With such words, lpu-nss had organized pulse polio campaign in their contribution to let india remain a polio-free country which as they. The state government has asked all district collectors and municipal commissioners to carry out intensified pulse polio immunisation (ippi). What is iton january 28, india carried out the first of its two national rounds of the pulse polio campaign for 2018 the second is on march 11. Although there has been no polio case in india in the last two years, the pulse polio programme is being implemented in india since there are.
Polio (also known as poliomyelitis) is a highly contagious disease caused by a virus that attacks the nervous system children younger than 5 years old are more. Bengaluru: the state recorded an impressive 9011% immunisation coverage on the first day of the pulse polio drive bbmp limits, however.
Pulse polio is an immunization campaign established by the government of india in 1994 to eradicate poliomyelitis (polio) in india by. On 11 february 2014, indian completed three full years without reporting any case of polio and celebrated a landmark achievement in public health – the victory. Subject: national immunization days (nids) for polio for the year 2018 you may utilize the available saving under pulse polio / rch.