All set for anti-polio swoop in Faisalabad

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Staff Reporter

The next Polio Eradication Campaign in Faisalabad district would start from June 7, which will continue till June 11.

During the campaign, as many as 1.327 million children up to the age of five years would be administered anti-polio drops in the district.

The health department has formed 3549 teams for the purpose and all necessary arrangements have been finalized in this regard.

Deputy Commissioner Muhammad Ali was informed during the meeting of District Polio Eradication Committee.

ADCG Khurram Pervaiz, CEO Health Dr Mushtaq Sipra, DHO Bilal Ahmed and other officers of various departments were also present.

Deputy Commissioner said that all relevant departments should performed their duty with vigilantly so that 100 % targets should be achieved.

He said that all arrangements and implementation should be done according to micro-plan so that the weaknesses and shortcomings could be rectified.

He clarified that every round of polio was important therefore, awareness of parents would continued during the campaign.

He said that all arrangements should be made finalize in tehsil level also and no negligence would be tolerated in this regard. He said that he himself would monitored the campaign.

DHO briefed the house on final arrangements of next Polio campaign and said that duty roaster has been issued in this regard.