Rubella & Measles Vaccination camp Held at Campion School
Rubella & Measles Vaccination camp is organised today at Campion School Arera Colony Bhopal. On the day 1800 students from Primary & Secondary Section were vaccinated. The day camp was inaugurated by the Principal Fr. Dr. Athnas Lakra S.J., under his guidance and effort along with the incharge of this camp Vice Principal Fr. Amritlal Toppo S.J., Primary Headmistress Sr. Lily D’Souza and school senior teacher Mr. Mahendra Kothari made this camp successful. On this occasion all the primary & secondary sections teachers were also present to make this camp successful one. The vaccination was done by district health Workers of Government hospital under the supervision of Dr. Ravi Balwani. On this occasion Dr. Ravi Balwani said to the students that Measles and Rubella are life-threatening. The Measles virus can cause diarrhoea, pneumonia or even death among young children whereas the congenital rubella syndrome in pregnancy can cause abortion, still birth and intrauterine growth retardation. If children aged between 9 months to 15 years are vaccinated, they can be saved from these deadly diseases. Dr. Ravi Balwani expressed their gratitude towards Principal of school for their kind support. In total, 1800 students were benefitted from this camp which made it a huge success. Principal Fr. Dr. Athnas Lakra S.J., too applauded the efforts of the Dr. Mr. Ravi Balwani and his Government district health Workers team and informed that his prime aim is to get the students from Primary to Secondary standard vaccinated so that the syndrome can be eliminated from them. Principal Fr. Dr. Athnas Lakra, S.J., Vice-Principal Fr. Amrit lal Toppo S.J. congratulated to all the primary & secondary sections teachers to make this camp great Successful.