Agartala: To make the country polio-free, the central government has asked all the border states to step up their vaccination efforts to cover all the children entering the country, a Tripura minister said Tuesday."Following a World Health Organisation advisory, the (central) government has asked all the border states of the country to carry out non-stop polio vaccination among the children entering the country," Tripura Health Minister Tapan Chakraborty told IANS. He said: "We have already started polio vaccination among the children aged up to five years. Permanent polio vaccination centres have been set up at various check posts along the India-Bangladesh border with Tripura."
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