The Health Department Budgam today started Measles-Rubella vaccination campaign across the district.

ADC Budgam Khurshid Ahmad Shah presided over a vaccination function held at GBHS Ompora Budgam in collaboration with ICDS and Education Department Budgam.

Among others, the programme was attended by CMO Budgam, Dr GM Dar, CEO Rouf A Shahmiri, DHO, Dr Raina, Headmistress BHS Ompora and other concerned.

The ADC said that all schools must prepare a schedule and communicate with the parents about the vaccination.

On the occasion, a large number of children and students were vaccinated on spot by the technical and trained staff.

Similar vaccinations programmes were also organized across the district at Sub- District and Tehsil levels. Concerned SDMs and Tehsildars presided over the functions.