Tribune News ServiceAmritsar, September 15On the first day of the three-day pulse polio round today, the Health Department administered polio drops to a total of 51,918 children.
The department has a target to immunise around 1.27 lakh children aged up to five years of age.
The drive was inaugurated by Civil Surgeon Dr Hardeep Singh Ghai along with other officials by administering polio immunisation drops to children at Primary Health Centre (PHC) Chehharta.
Civil Surgeon said the drive would continue for more days and all the children would be covered.
He also appealed to the residents to contact the teams working in areas if they have not visited their houses.
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