5 children infected with measles in Chaman could not be saved

5 children infected with measles in Chaman could not be saved

5 children infected with measles in Chaman could not be saved

CHAMAN: 5 measles-infected children died at Kali Talki in Chaman area of ​​Balochistan.According to details, five children of a single village were killed due to measles in Chaman, Qala Abdullah district of Balochistan province. The district hospital sent medical help to the village.

DHQ Hospital MS Dr Asmat Achakzai says hundreds of children in the area are affected by measles, a doctor and fifteen vaccinators, ambulances and medicines have been dispatched to the affected village. The total number of children killed in the talkie is between 3 and 7 years, including three boys and two girls.

The measles outbreak has started to spread in Chaman, on the Afghan border, where the measles outbreak spreads every year, but no satisfactory steps have been taken to prevent it.

Considering that measles is a contagious disease that can spread the entire area very quickly, the Department of Health has decided to campaign against the disease in view of the increasing number of measles patients. ۔

All children, ages 9 months to 5 years, can be vaccinated during the official measles immunization campaign.