1 min read.Updated: 31 Jan 2021, 12:16 PM IST Edited By Meghna Sen
The three-day Polio vaccination drive will continue till 2 February
It was earlier scheduled from 17 Jan but was rescheduled in view of the Covid vaccination drive that began on 16 Jan
India is set to start its National Polio Immunisation programme on 31 January. It was earlier scheduled from 17 January but was rescheduled in view of the coronavirus vaccination drive that began on 16 January.
"With the countrywide Covid-19 vaccination drive scheduled to be rolled out on 16 January, the MoHFW in consultation with the office of President of India has rescheduled the Polio vaccination day to 31 January, 2021," the Government of India had informed earlier.