Only vaccinated children are allowed for admission in schools

1-28-2013_85629_lPunjab Health Department has made the decision that youngsters who haven’t been vaccinated for measles, polio, hepatitis and TB won’t be did not release their birth certificates nor can they be permitted admission in schools. These choices were drawn in a conference chaired by DCO Lahore following numerous deaths because of measles, polio, hepatitis and TB. Schools over the city may also be informed that youngsters without correct vaccinations shouldn’t be accepted under any conditions. Over 1,000 installments of measles happen to be reported in Lahore many of them in Lahore. Later speaking to media reps in Punjab Secretariat, the secretary health Punjab Capt (R) Arif Nadeem stated all of the groups of health employees were triggered from Attock to Rahim Yar Khan to deal with the outbreak of measles in Punjab. He stated all of the needed and essential medications have been presented to all of the hospitals and health care centers and lady health employees were forwarded to visit door-to-door to guarantee the vaccination. He further stated all of the concerned Executive District Officials (Health) were forwarded to present regular basis reviews to Punjab Secretariat.