‘2.5 lakh kids deprived of basicvaccines’

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

RANCHI: Over one lakh children in the state are deprived of routine immunization to save them from life threatening diseases such as polio, diphtheria, hepatitis, and Japanese Encephalitis, the health department said on World Health Day observed on Tuesday. It also stated that close to 2.5 lakh infants across the state do not have access to basic vaccines.