Islamabad: Anti-polio campaign has kick started across the country from today (Monday).
In the campaign as many as 40 million children will be administered anti-polio drops while it is the first time that the campaign has started at the same time in Afghanistan and Pakistan.
پاکستان سے پولیو کے خاتمے کی جنگ کو مل کر لڑنا ہوگا، میری تمام مکتبہ فکر س سے اپیل ہے کہ 5⃣ سال سے کم عمر ہر بچے کو پولیو ویکسین پلوانے میں اپنا کردار ادا کریں۔— Pak Fights Polio (@PakFightsPolio) May 23, 2022
وفاقی وزیر صحت عبدالقادر پٹیل (@A_Qadir_Patel) کا قومی انسدادِ پولیو مہم کے حوالے سے خصوصی پیغام#VaccinesWork pic.twitter.com/zgM5dmnPMc
The coordinator of the polio program Shahbaz Baig has apprised that at least 3, 50,000 polio workers are taking part in the campaign.
National Polio Campaign begins— Pak Fights Polio (@PakFightsPolio) May 23, 2022
Your cooperation can help our dedicated polio workers reach more than 43.2 million children with the life-saving polio vaccine.
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Federal Minister for health Abdul Qadir Patel has said that emergency efforts are continued in the country for eradication of the polio disease.
Karachi (23-05-22): Minister for Health, Sindh, Dr.@AzraPechuho inaugurated the Immunization Drive for Polio & Vitamin A at Jannat Gul Hospital. The campaign will run from the 23rd till 29th May and aims to inoculate 9.9 million children for a #PolioFreePakistan. #SindhHealth pic.twitter.com/lgcFxPVkRO— Health and Population Welfare Department, Sindh (@SindhHealthDpt) May 23, 2022
He expressed the government determination that soon we will make country free of the polio.