Japanese Encephalitis

Japanese Encephalitis Awareness Programme supported by UNICEF was implemented in four blocks namely Murarai-I, Murarai-II, Nalhati-I and Nalhati-II or Birbhum district in May 2007. AFT also worked in social mobilization actions in the targeted blocks reaching about 227473 people from 0-15 years age group. This group constitutes one-third of the total population of the said blocks.