The Deputy Commissioner Larkana Kahsif Ali Tipu along with Additional Deputy Commissioner-II Larkana and District Health Officer Wednesday visited various villages of Larkana, Bakrani and Ratodero Talukas of the district to monitor the 4-Day Anti Polio Campaign started from Monday and continue till Thursday in Larkana District.
During the visit the Deputy Commissioner was briefed about that the officials of Health Department with the assistance of WHO, UNICEF, setup 758 teams, those were visiting door to door to administrative Anti Polio Drops to 0-5 years children in Larkana district.
The DC Larkana urged upon the parents, Teachers, representative of NGOs and the members of community that they should come forward play their role for the success of anti Polio Campaign.
The Deputy Commissioner also said that in order to monitor the Anti Polio Campaign in Larkana district at District and Taluka level the control rooms had already been setup.
He also directed the health teams to realize their responsibilities and visit door to door in the remote/rural areas and rain affected areas throughout Larkana district and administered the Anti Polio Drops to 0-5 year’s children in the district and to save the new generation from this dangerous disease. The Deputy Commissioner also visited the various Bus Stops and saw that the Children being vaccinated.—APP