KP govt to initiate vaccination against Hepatitis-B in government school

F.P. Report

PESHAWAR: In order to control Hepatitis-B, the provincial government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has decided to start vaccination in government school of the province.

Spokesman of provincial health department told media that a proposal has been sent to education department for provision of free vaccines to protect the students from Hepatitis-B.

He added that government also wants to start awareness sessions in the schools, where the students would be informed about the causes of the disease and importance of vaccination.