Anti-polio campaign begins in 16 districts of KP today

Anti-polio campaign begins in 16 districts of KP today
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ISLAMABAD: A three-day anti-polio campaign begins in sixteen districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa today.    

According to Provincial Health Department, the districts include Peshawar, Charsadda, Mardan, Nowshera, Bannu, Karak, Tank, Lakki Marwat, Dera Ismail Khan, Bajaur, Mohmand, Khyber, Kurram, Orakzai, South and North Waziristan districts.     

More than three point five million children up to five years of age will be administered anti-polio drops.

About fourteen thousand teams have been constituted which will visit door-to-door to ensure administering anti-polio drops to the children.

Polio teams will also be available at railway stations, bus stands, Afghan refugees camps and other public places to ensure administering anti-polio drops to each and every child.

 AP

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