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Mar 09, 2019
Three-day pulse polio vaccination drive across India to start from 10 March: Centre postponed 3 Feb event due to lack of vaccinesThis year, there will be only one round of the annual polio drive in India. The campaign is usually held in two phases every year. India was officially declared polio-free by the World Health Organisation in 2014
Oct 08, 2018
Polio vaccine contamination puts 1 in 2 lakh children at risk, that's not dangerousWHO decided that the 'risk' of vaccine-induced poliomyelitis by type 2 poliovirus is not acceptable as it had not been found for over 2 decades.
Oct 06, 2018
Oral polio vaccine contamination has doctors concerned due to shortage of safer injectable optionsThe contamination of oral polio vaccine has increased concerns among doctors because of the constant shortage of a safer injectable polio vaccine.
Sep 30, 2018
Probe ordered after eradicated type 2 polio virus found in oral vaccine; Ghaziabad pharma company MD heldThe Health Ministry has ordered a probe after traces of polio type 2 virus were found in some batches of oral polio vaccine (OPV) manufactured by a Ghaziabad-based pharmaceutical company, even as the firm's managing director was arrested Saturday
Aug 05, 2014
Centre gives nod to include three more vaccines in UIPIndia has relied on oral polio vaccine (OPV) to successfully eradicate polio but OPV has very remote but real possibility of its virus turning virulent and IPV will also keep community's immunity level high, according to Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan.