Around 80% Mumbai children given MR vaccine, up to 90% in state

Around 75 per cent to 80 per cent of the school-going children in the city have been vaccinated till date under the measles and rubella (MR) vaccination campaign by the state government.

The MR vaccination campaign started in Maharashtra two months ago has covered around 22 districts so far of which 90 per cent of the children between the age group of nine months old to 15 years of age have been vaccinated.