Feb 23, 2016
On February 10, India launched their second national deworming campaign that targeted 270 million children across the country. Yep, you read that correctly - 270 million! And, here is another big number - 900,000 - the campaign mobilized nearly 900,000 teachers, principals and health workers in schools and government-sponsored child and mother care centers to distribute the deworming tablets. Astonishing numbers, right?