Abb Takk News

Anti-Polio Drive Kicks Off in Sindh

KARACHI: A 10-day anti-polio campaign has been kicked off across Sindh from today (Monday).

According to details, the Health Secretary has inaugurated the campaign from Liyari General Hospital.

The campaign will continue for a week in all six districts of Karachi while it will end on Thursday (June 20) in the remaining districts of the province.

The campaign is being conducted in 26 districts of Sindh. The target population for this campaign is around 5.5 million children out of whom 2.4 million will be vaccinated in Karachi.

Total 23 cases have been reported in Pakistan including 17 from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, three from Sindh and three from Punjab.