Almost 100pc anti-polio target achieved

Staff Reporter

The five-day-long Anti-Polio campaign that started in the entire district on March 29, has achieved over 99% target of the drive on Saturday.

Incharge of the anti-polio drive District Health Authority Muhammad Islam told media that over 712,000 children have been vaccinated during the campaign while the set target was 718,000.

He informed that earlier the target had been set to cover 885,000 children under five years of age, but due to the prevailing Covid-19 situation.

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