Karachi: Sindh Red Crescent started campaign against measles and also organized a walk to create awareness about measles in Larkana.
Death toll is increasing amongst children due to measles in different areas of Sindh province including Larkana, Sukkur, Shikarpur, Jacobabad, Khairpur, and Kambar Shahdadkot.
Five medical teams of PRCS Sindh have been already working in Larkana hub, including Shikarpur, Kambar Shahdadkot, Jacobabad and Larkana districts through “Integrated Recovery Programme” with set of primary healthcare services delivery.
These five medical teams focused on mass vaccination campaign in working union councils of said districts. The medical teams of PRCS Sindh vaccinated 10132 children.