BANDUNG-The simultaneous implementation of National Immunisation Week (PIN) for Polio was held today (03/08) throughout Indonesia. It’s targeting children 0 to 59 months.
President Director of PT. Bio Farma, Iskandar said in the PIN implementation in Indonesia, it has prepared of 25 million doses of polio vaccine that is channeled through the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Indonesia.
"For this year, Indonesia has set about 20 million doses, so that we calculate the national interest first, then global interests for the next," he said.
According to Iskandar, it uses the current network to distribute vaccines for making it easier to im-plement this PIN program.
"A chain has been formed has been good, so we are not difficult to distribute the vaccine we creat-ed," said Iskandar to www.Jabarprov.go.id after the declaration of PIN 2016 of West Java.
Iskandar stated, in addition to fulfil domestic demand, it also has set up a polio vaccine for global demand amounted to 1.4 billion doses.
"In addition to the domestic implementation of the polio immunisation, it was also performed around the world with the number of doses up to 1.4 billion," he said.