Polio virus

Polio epidemic

A new anti-polio vaccination campaign is currently underway as the number of cases surged to more than 100 this year. Then  devastating news was received that two policemen guarding polio workers were shot dead in Lower Dir area reaffirming fears

WHO chief appreciates Pakistan’s efforts to eradicate polio virus

ISLAMABAD: Director General of the World Health Organizsation (WHO) Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus called on Prime Minister Imran Khan on the sidelines of the First Global Refugee Forum held in Geneva. DG Tedros appreciated Pakistan’s efforts for eradicating polio virus

36-month-old polio victim dies in Sindh

SUJAWAL: Polio virus claimed life of a 36-month-old infant in Sindh on Thursday. This makes it the ninth case of polio in the province. According to Emergency Operation Center for polio, the victim, Aman Omer belonged to Badhar Mohalla in