Sub District Magistrate Sopore Bashir Ahmed Bhat Thursday convened a meeting at Dak Banglow Sopore. The meeting was convened to form a District Task Force that will look after pulse polio immunization process (IPPI) to be held on 29th Jan 2017.
The arrangements for pulse polio immunization were finalized at a meeting in presence of Block Medical Officer Sopore, Mohammad Sami and other officials.
It was informed that as many as 138 booths are being established in Sopore Block to administer the Anti-Polio vaccine process given to about 40430 children up to 05 years age group of the town. It was further given out that for the purpose, 552 staff members of health department, 278 Asha Workers, 22 volunteers from various Non Government Organizations, besides 28 supervisory staff and 3 special teams will monitor the whole process.
Meanwhile SDM Sopore stressed that all the effective measures should be adopted to achieve 100 percent target. He further said that all the officials should remain present for pulse polio duty.