Thane, Dec. 7 -- The Measles Rubella vaccination drive has covered 93% children in Thane district. From the aim to vaccinate 26 lakh students, within three days more than 20 lakh students have been vaccinated in the district.

"We are happy with the figures and seems like we will complete the campaign within the stipulated period as we are following the schedule chalked out by the state," said RT Kendre, health officer, health department, TMC.

The first two days of the campaign had more than 2 lakh students vaccinated within the district, including rural and urban pockets.

Vivek Bhimanwar, CEO, zilla parishad, said, "A representative from National Disease Control at Atlanta, USA, paid a visit to the zilla parishad office this week to revi...