Malappuram: Measles is spreading in Malappuram district. In the wake of the spread more vaccines were delivered for prevention. The central team will arrive today to evaluate the situation.
A detailed study will be conducted on which areas are more affected. Then the team will meet with the top officials of the health department.
So far 130 people have been diagnosed with the disease in the district. Masks have been made mandatory in schools in Tirur and Malappuram due to the outbreak of the disease. The infected patients age span ranges from 7 months to 29 years.