Deputy Commissioner Manoj Kumar Meena launched Pulse Polio National Immunisation Drive at Sri Narasimha Raja District Hospital on Sunday. As many as 1,81,542 children in the age group of zero to five will be immunised in the district.

He said 757 booths had been set up for the purpose.

Rural Development Department secretary M. Deepa, Zilla Panchayat Chief Executive Officer P. Rajendra Cholan, Superintendent of Police Ram Nivas Sepat and District Health Officer Prakashkumar were present. — Staff Correspondent