Dhaka, Bangladesh
Vitamin-A Plus campaign to be held on Saturday

Vitamin-A Plus campaign to be held on Saturday

News Report The first round of the National Vitamin-A Plus campaign will be held across Bangladesh on Saturday, to provide vitamin-A Plus capsules to all children aged from six months to 59 months.  Vitamin-A is crucial to preventing childhood blindness and reducing child mortality. Children aged from six to 11 months will be given a blue capsule (100,000 IU) while children from 12 to 59 months will be given a red capsule (200,000 IU) Health and Family Welfare Minister Mohammad Nasim will inaugurate the campaign in Pabna. The campaign will be held from 8am till 4pm. 

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