THREE-DAY ANTI-POLIO DRIVE KICKS-OFF IN PARTS OF COUNTRY

THREE-DAY ANTI-POLIO DRIVE KICKS-OFF IN PARTS OF COUNTRY

May 15, 2017 | | Share:

A three-day anti-polio drive is in progress in different parts of the country.

More than six point six million children up to five years of age will be administered anti-polio vaccine in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA.

According to a spokesman of Punjab Health Department, the campaign being held in Multan, Khanewal, Faisalabad, Hafizabad and Rawalpindi districts.

Over two million children will be administered anti-polio vaccine in thirty districts of Balochistan.

In Muzaffarabad, more than one hundred and twenty thousand children will be vaccinated against the disease.

In Gilgit-Baltistan, over two hundred and thirty-six thousand children will be administered anti-polio vaccine drops.

Teams of health workers will also available at railway stations, bus stands and public places to ensure that every child is vaccinated.

Source: Radio Pakistan

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