National Deworming Day 2018
Rajasthan is planning to implement National Deworming Day on Feb. 08, 2018 followed by Mop-Up day on February 15, 2018 through which Deworming of children of age 1 – 19 years will be done through Government School, Private School, Madarsa, Kendriya Vidhyalaya, Navodaya Vidhyalaya and Anganwadi Centres in all the Districts


As per the NDD guidelines, the objective of the program is to deworm all preschool and school-age children (1-19 years) through the platform of schools and anganwadi centers in order to improve their overall health, nutritional status, access to education and quality of life. The specific objectives for NDD 2018 are stated as below:

  • To sustain and increase coverage of children enrolled in private schools (registered in U-DISE) in the state up to 90%
  • To strengthen community awareness and mobilization, especially of out-of-school children through active engagement of ASHAs.
  • To sustain and strengthen inter-departmental convergence with stakeholder departments to maximize reach to schools and anganwadi centers for increased coverage.
  • Strengthen integrated distribution cascade in orientation / training of NDD-2018 round.

Targets – Rajasthan National Deworming Day- 2018


Targets – Rajasthan National Deworming Day-2018
Target Institution
No of Districts
No of Blocks
Target Institutions
Target Beneficiaries
No. of government schools in the state with beneficiaries
No. of private schools with beneficiaries
No. of anganwadi centers in the state with total beneficiaries
No. of unregistered children (anganwadis)
No. of registered children (anganwadis)
No. of out-of-school children
No. of private preschools with beneficiaries



  1. Private schools, madarsa and maa-badi kendra registered in U-DISE were targeted for NDD 2016. Kendriya Vidyalaya and Navodaya Vidyalaya were targeted on the basis of data received from Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan Jaipur Regional Office and Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti Jaipur Regional Office respectively.
  2. Survey Children refers to all children who reside in the survey area in which the anganwadi is located
  3. Blocks as per Department of Health, there are different blocks/projects of Education (257) and ICDS (304) Includes primary and upper primary schools managed by Rajasthan Council of Elementary Education (RCEE) and secondary and senior secondary schools managed by Rajasthan Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyaan (RMSA), also covers Sanskrit schools, KGBVs, Kendriya Vidyalaya, Navodaya Vidyalaya, Maa-Badi Centers and Madarsa. The data of Madarsas is as per the list shared by Rajasthan Madarsa Board with Department of Health on April 04, 2016. Source for rest of government institutions is U-DISE 2016-17
  4. Private schools as per U-DISE 2016-17
Meeting Minutes: State Convergence Committee for National Deworming Day: February 2018 Letter No. 15516 Date 11.12.2017
Letter for Participation of Block Level Officers in State ToT for National Deworming Day 2018Letter No. 15764 Date 21.12.2017
Letter for Inviting the Nodal Officers from Education and ICDS Dept. and representatives from Evidence Action and UNICEF as a resource person in the SToT for NDD 2018.Letter No. 15763 Date 21.12.2017
Joint Directives for National Deworming Day 2018Letter No. 15530 Date 12.12.2017
Letter for Dissemination of Operational Plan for National Deworming Day 2018 with Operational Plan and AnnexuresLetter No. 15660 Date 15.12.2017
NDD 2018 ToT Training Jan 2018 (PPT)
NDD app Manuals-Block level
WIFS NIPI reviw 08.01.2018 (PPT)
Private School Package
Presentation for Private School
Detailed Program Directives 2018
NDD 18 Sanctions
State TOT for National Deworming Day 2018 (Attendance List of BCMHOs, CDPO, Nodal Principals and BRPs)
Involvement of RBSK and 108 team in adverse event management and adverse event protocols with reporting forms
Letter for formation of Emergency Response team with adverse event protocol and reporting forms
NDD 2018 Social Media Files
NDD 18 reporting forms


A short video on National Deworming Day
Evidence Action's Deworm the World Initiative in India
National Deworming programme
Whip worm