Three-day anti-polio drive to begin in 29 districts of Balochistan  

Quetta: Three-day anti-polio drive will begin in twenty nine districts of Balochistan from Monday.

Addressing a news conference Provincial Coordinator Emergency Operation Centre Balochistan Syed Faisal Ahmed said in Quetta more than 2.4 million children up to five years of age would be administered anti-polio vaccinations during the campaign.

More than nine thousand mobile teams have been constituted.

He also appealed the parents to fully cooperate with polio teams and get anti-polio drops administered to their children.

Foolproof security arrangements have been made for protection of mobile teams.

 Staff Reporter

Published in The Balochistan Point on March 19, 2017

Print Friendly