Dhaka, Bangladesh
National Vitamin 'A' plus campaign covers 94,268 babies in Narail

National Vitamin 'A' plus campaign covers 94,268 babies in Narail

NARAIL, Jan 20: National vitamin 'A' plus campaign (Second Round) will be implemented in three upazilas of Narail district on January 19 (Saturday). A total of 94,268 children of 6 months to 59 months age group will be feed vitamin A plus capsule in Sadar, Lohagora and Kalia upazilas of the district. A meeting was held in this regard at conference room of Civil surgeon on Monday to make the programme a success. Civil surgeon Dr Asaduzzaman Munshi Toni presided over the meeting while deputy Commissioner (DC) Anjuman Ara was present as chief guest, reports BSS. The Civil Surgeon stressed on the importance of providing Vitamin A Plus Capsule to every under five baby to prevent various diseases for healthier growth. He emphasis on providing Vitamin A Plus Capsule to every under- five baby to increase their disease resistant capacity for further reducing infant mortality rate and preventing night blindness.

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