Government & Politics

Anti-polio drive begins in 14 districts of Punjab

Anti-polio campaign has begun today in fourteen districts of Punjab under the aegis of Punjab Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department.

The teams of the drive will go door-to-door and administer polio drops to over eight million children with age below five years.

These districts are Lahore, Dera Ghazi Khan, Multan, Muzaffargarh, Rajanpur, Ralwalpindi, Rahimyar Khan, Sheikhupura, Khanewal, Lodhran, TobaTek Singh, Vehari, Bahawalpur and Sahiwal.

Security has been tightened for the polio teams and policemen are deployed with them.

Source: Radio Pakistan