3.3 million children in Pakistan to be polio vaccinated

3.3 million children in Pakistan to be polio vaccinated
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Japanese government, Japan International Cooperation Agency and the United Nations Children’s Fund have signed an agreement to vaccinate 3.3 million children between 4 to 23 months of age in Pakistan .

Polio Free Pakistan: UNICEF prediction

Speaking at a signing ceremony in Islamabad, Prime Minister Focal Person for Polio Eradication Ayesha Raza Farooq lauded Japanese government efforts in eradication of polio from Pakistan .

Japanese Ambassador to Pakistan Takashi Kurai said use of IPV vaccination in polio eradication campaigns will help to control polio virus in Pakistan .

JICA Chief Representative in PakistanYasuhiro Tojo said real progress has been made in reducing the number of new infections in Pakistan .

4 Pakistani polio workers awarded Louis Pasteur medals in France    

Deputy Representative of UNICEF Cristian Munduate said Pakistan is making significant progress in the fight against polio .

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