Abb Takk News

Rawalpindi; Co-Chair of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Bill Gates has appreciated Pakistan Army’s help in the anti-polio campaign through the provision of security, monitoring and bridging of capacity gaps.

He expressed these views during a telephonic conversation with Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa, in the backdrop of polio eradication drive in Pakistan.

The Army Chief said despite COVID-19, Pakistan Army in support of the government’s efforts, has already made preparations to restart the anti-polio campaign in the country in the coming weeks.

He said it is a national duty and Pakistan Army plays a part in the significant initiatives undertaken by the government and health care departments of provinces.