PESHAWAR: A three-day anti-polio drive was launched in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and sixteen districts of Balochistan today.
Some 1800 teams are participating in the drive in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to administer anti-polio drops to more than five point six million children below the age of five years. Anti-polio drops will also be administered to children in seventy seven Afghan refugees and TDPs’ camps.
Strict security arrangements have been made for security of the polio teams across the province.
In Balochistan, more than 1.7 million children up to five years of age will be administered anti-polio vaccination.
Three day anti-polio campaign also begins in Larkana division of Sindh today during which 1.5 million children will be administered anti-polio drops.