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India National Deworming Day 2015

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General Info
Geography 
India (IND)
Assam, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Delhi, Haryana, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Tripura
Coverage type 
Subnational
Time period covered 
02/2015 - 02/2015
Series or system 
Data type
Administrative record:
  • Facility (non-health)
Summary 

National Deworming Day (NDD) is an iniative of the India Ministry of Health and Family Welfare in which children ages 1-19 are provided with antihelminth medication at schools and preschools. In February 2015, 11 states participated in the first round of National Deworming Day. 

Citation
Suggested citation 
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (India). India National Deworming Day 2015.