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Two polio cases emerges in Balochistan

QUETTA: The polio emergency operation center Pakistan has reported two more polio cases from on Saturday. According to the health department, polio was confirmed in a 4-year-old child in the Chilton Town area of ​​Quetta while a 15-month-old child was

WHO extends travel restrictions for Pakistan due to poliovirus

GENEVA: The World Health Organization (WHO) has decided to maintain a temporary travel ban on Pakistan due to the increasing number of polio cases. At the 25th meeting of the World Health Organization’s International Health Regulation Emergency Committee, the temporary

Three new polio cases emerged in KP, Balochistan, Sindh

ISLAMABAD: Three new cases of poliovirus have been reported from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), Balochistan and Sindh on Wednesday. The officials of the health ministry said after the emerging of new polio cases the number increases of infected children to six

Another new polio case emerges in Qila Abdullah

CHAMAN: A new polio was reported in Qila Abdullah on Wednesday, taking the number to five in the Chaman. The authorities said an 18-month old girl was diagnosed with the crippling disease. According to the health ministry report, the polio

Six more polio cases reported in Pakistan, tally reaches 134

KARACHI: Six more cases of polio were detected in the country, two of which surfaced in Sindh, the Emergency Operation Center (EOC) of the province confirmed on Thursday. The overall number of reported cases of polio across the country exceeded

KP confirms first two polio cases of 2020

PESHAWAR: Two new cases of polio-virus have been confirmed in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. According to details, the two cases were reported from Laki Marwat and D.I Khan where a 9-month old and 2-year-old children respectively diagnosed with the virus in the

Three-day anti-polio campaign begins in Balochistan

QUETTA: Three-day anti-polio campaign will begin in 13 districts of Balochistan today on Monday. The campaign will administer anti-polio drops to more than 1.3 million children below the age of five. According to sources, the anti-polio campaign is launched after