One of Chennai’s popular landmark,
Valluvar Kottam, turned out as a medical camp with hundreds thronging
to administer H1N1 swine flu vaccine at the Chennai Corporation
lab at Valluvar Kottam on Sunday. More than 300 people were vaccinated.
Chennai Mayor M. Subramanian informed that the vaccine will be available
in Saidapet, Choolai, Perambur, Thiruvanmiyur and on EVR High Road
from Monday during a drive here and also told that about 1 lakh
posters on precautions, dos and don’ts on how individuals could
protect themselves from getting swine flu would be distributed to
The vaccine is already being administered at the King Institute
of Preventive Medicine, Guindy. The intra-nasal spray is available
at Rs. 150 and the injection is available for Rs. 250.