Tag: Health

Sanction to prosecute 250 for graft pending for years

Sanction to prosecute 250 for graft pending for years

| February 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: The state vigilance department on Monday sent fresh reminders to the principal secretaries of general administration, education, health, environment and forest, water resources, panchayati raj and home departments, giving them lists of the officers against whom prosecution sanctions have been pending for years. According to the vigilance list posted on the general administration department […]

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World’s largest school-based deworming programme in Bihar

World’s largest school-based deworming programme in Bihar

| January 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Over 17 million children in Bihar were targeted for deworming treatment using Albendazole, on 23rd January 2014. Albendazole is drug recommended by the World Health Organization to combat parasitic worms, and has been safely used to treat hundreds of millions of children worldwide. This was the third round of deworming using Albendazole in Bihar state, […]

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