36 Assam Rifles of 26 Sector under HQ IGAR(South) alongwith a medical team of Chandel District organized a joint immunization camp for children against measles and Polio at village Sehlon. on 19 October 2011. More than 150 children from village Sehlon and the neighboring villages were administered polio and measles vaccine.
This medical team was given all kinds of support to turn this event a mega success. The children were given free lunch after the program.
This unit has been trying to uplift living standard of people of this area by organizing various such programs. Immunization of children goes a long way to check the menace of measles and polio amongst the children in this remote area, and offer a healthy environment for their growth.