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Rota Virus Vaccine district Workshop at Dibrugarh

January 11, 2017 11:48PM

A Staff Reporter

Dibrugarh: The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt of India is currently planning to role out Rota Virus Vaccine in all districts in Assam.

The Rota Virus Vaccine will be included in the Universal Immunization Programme by providing children protection from dhiaria.

All the children below one year of age who are eligible will be admistered 3 dose of Rota Virus Vaccine at the interval of 4 weeks.

The children below one year of age are more prone to diaharia and the proposed vaccine will give protection to the children against the rota virus vaccine up to 2 years.

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