Health Ministry claims 99 percent children have been given anti polio vaccines.


Islamabad:     A statement of the Health Ministry has claimed that it has succeeded to provide 99 percent children with anti polio vaccines under the Pakistan Anti Polio Programme.
According to report Special Assistant to the Prime Minister Dr. Zafar Mirza said that anti polio campaign is achieving its objectives and its success will change the direction of polio virus move and during 2019, 111 children have been affected. Giving credit of success of anti polio campaign to various segments of society he further said that according to National Emergency Operations Centre that polio workers in the four day anti polio campaign throughout Pakistan out of the target set of 3 crore 96 lakh children 3 crore 91 lakh children have been provided polio vaccines.