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• Uttar Pradesh Health & Family Welfare Minister Jai Pratap Singh has launched a massive immunization campaign against the filariasis or Filaria.
• Under this campaign, more than 65 thousand teams of health workers will distribute medicines to around 6.5 crore people till 10 December.
• This year, the state’s 19 districts have been divided into double drug and triple-drug categories in which they will be provided DEC tablet, Albendazole, and ivermectin.
• The union government has set the year 2021 as the deadline for complete eradication of filaria in the country.