Govt to build polio immunity of every child


Punjab Minister for Primary and Secondary Healthcare (P&SH) Khawaja Imran Nazir has said the provincial government wants to build polio immunity of every child before the high-risk season starts in May next year.
In a statement issued here on Friday, Khawaja Imran Nazir said that reaching and vaccinating every child is absolutely critical in order to ensure that no more children suffer from the incurable disease
He said that the five-day national polio eradication drive will start all over Punjab from Monday (November 20).
Secretary Primary and Secondary Healthcare Ali Jan Khan said province will be implementing the campaign more aggressively in Rawalpindi, Lahore and South Punjab.—INP

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