Campaign against Measles and Rubella vaccination

Anjaw, Jan 11 : The intensive Campaign against Measles and Rubella vaccination got a boost with the visit of Dr. Vineet Goyal, WHO Consultant on Immunization who is on intensive visit of Anjaw District in Arunachal Pradesh to monitor status of preparedness and implementation of the MRVC.During an interaction at with Deputy Commissioner, Mamata Riba, at district headquater , Hawai on 11th January, Dr Goel appreciated the fact that ANMs and Health workers are working very diligently in this difficult sparsely populated belt where some villages have to traversed over mountainous belts. He evinced hope that health indicators will greatly improve given the dedication seen on the ground. The Deputy Commissioner, Mamata Riba, Dr. K. Perme, DMO and team while assuring dedicated efforts for the mission highlighted the ground status.
In accordance with the module of the programme, Principals and Headmasters of all schools functioning in the district have been notified as School Nodal Teacher for the MRVC by the Deputy Commissioner, Anjaw during December 2017 and all Stake holding departments of ICDS, Education, PRIs had been called upon for 100% coverage by the end of IM.
Earlier Dr. Vineet Goyal accompanied by DMO Dr. K. Perme , DRCHO and other team members visited the various Health center over 02 days visit to the district.