HYDERABAD: On the directives of the Programme Manager Sindh Chief Minister's Hepatitis Prevention and Control Programme, Dr Abdul Majeed Chutto, a Hepatitis Testing and Vaccination camp was organized at Garhi Khuda Bukhsh near the masoleum of Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto in connection with her 4th death anniversary.

The Camp In-charge, Niaz Jani, informed here on Wednesday that the blood samples of around 5282 persons were tested of them 41 found positive. Out of 41, 30 were in grip of Hepatitis-C and 11 were found in grip of Hepatitis-B, he said.

The Media Coordinator of the Programme Fozia Nihal informed that 48 Hepatitis Centres are working under the Programme right from Karachi to Kashmore and so far 6 million school going children of both public and private sectors school have been vaccinated against the disease.