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The national Vitamin A-plus campaign

05 Jun 2021



The national Vitamin A-plus campaign is set to start off across Bangladesh on 05th June 2021 to 19th June 2021 where children, aged between six months and 59 months, will be fed Vitamin A capsules under the nationwide campaign.

Children of 6 to 11 months get a dose of the blue (1l IU) and while the children aged between 12 and 59 months get a dose of the red (2l IU) vitamin A capsule.

Publicity by: National Nutrition Services (NNS), Institute of Public Health Nutrition (IPHN), DGHS, MOHFW, Bangladesh.

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