Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan launched the 'Pulse Polio Programme' at his residence in Bhopal.
This year marks the Silver Jubilee of the Pulse Polio vaccination campaign.
Chouhan administered polio drops to children less than 5 years of age. He said his government aims to administer the drops to 1 crore 11 lakh children.
The first round of the Pulse Polio Programme for 2021 was launched by President Ram Nath Kovind on the 30th of January as part of the Centre's effort to maintain the polio-free status of the country.