National Vaccination Day is observed every year on March 16 to convey the significance of vaccination as well as its role in public health. National Vaccination Day 2022 creates awareness and sends the message that how vaccination or immunization is the most effective way of preventing highly infectious diseases.
This year, that is National Vaccination Day 2022 Theme is “Vaccines Work For All”.
National Vaccination Day 2022 or National Immunization Day also marks India’s victory against Polio disease. Notably, the impact of vaccination is not only limited to improving health or life expectancy, it also has a social or economic impact at the community and the National level.
National Vaccination Day is observed every year on March 16 as it was the first time on this day that the first dose of Oral Polio vaccine was given in India back in 1995. National Vaccination Day or National Immunization Day celebrates the Government of India’s Pulse Polio Program which was a remarkable initiative to eradicate polio from India.