‘Vaccination on Wheels’ campaign from Sept 1 in Gujarat

‘Vaccination on Wheels’ campaign from Sept 1 in Gujarat

Agency News

Ahmedabad, Aug 27: In a first-of-its-kind initiative, a 'Vaccination On Wheels' (VOW) campaign will be organised here from September 1, to create safety and awareness, as well as reduce hurdles in vaccination in both rural and urban areas of this state capital.
Under the VOW campaign, a Mumbai-based chain of pediatrics' clinic management company - The Kids Clinic (TKC), will vaccinate the kids within the comfort of their homes.

The government of Gujarat and Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) will also be partners to vaccinate the poor and under-privileged children in slums and other localities, free of cost.

The three pediatricians leading the campaign are president of Academy of Paediatrics Gujarat Dr Nishchal Bhatt, Secretary Dr Kiran Shah and Dr Parag Dagli. (UNI)