The Ministry of Health said it will take all legal measures against anyone who initiates against about the national immunization campaign against measles, and added that the vaccine (MMR) is safe and is not known for serious side effects.
The ministry said all queries with regards to vaccination should be communicated directly with it through the hotline number. The ministry is conducting the national campaign against measles in all governorates for all citizens and residents in the Sultanate.
The organization of this campaign to eradicate measles and prevent its implementation in society, like the rest of the world that organized such campaigns. The Ministry has also been guided by academic institutions and international expert houses such as WHO to organize this campaign.