RAWALPINDI - A walk in connection with Mother Child Health Week (April 27 to May 2) was organised by Rural Health Centre, Bagha Sheikhan, here on Friday.

The walk was led by senior medical officer Asad Ullah Malik, while lady health supervisors and lady health workers of basic health units  participated.

Talking to a group of journalists, Asad Ullah Malik said that Mother Child Health Week would be observed from April 27 to May 2, 2015 during which the LHWs would pay door to door visit to vaccinate the children less than 2-year-old. Similarly, the children aging between 2 to 5 years would also be dosed with anti-worm medicines whereas the expected ladies would be injected with vaccination as well. The purpose of holding this walk was to create awareness among the people about the importance of Mother Child Health Week, said Aatiqa and Huma Shaffique.